Northern Governorate

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Northern Governorate
المحافظة الشمالية
Muḥāfaẓat aš-Šamālīyah
Governorate
Flag of Northern Governorate
Flag
Map of Bahrain showing Northern Governorate
Map of Bahrain showing Northern Governorate
Country Bahrain
Government
 • Governor Ali bin Al Shaikh Abdulhussain Al Asfoor
Area
 • Total 145.50 km2 (56.18 sq mi)
Population (2010[1])
 • Total 276,949
Time zone UTC+3 (Arabia Standard Time)
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The Northern Governorate (Arabic: المحافظة الشمالية‎, translit. Al-Muḥāfaẓat aš-Šamālīyah) is one of the four governorates of Bahrain. It includes parts of the former municipalities of Al Mintaqah al Gharbiyah, Al Mintaqah al Wusta, Al Mintaqah al Shamaliyah, Jidd Haffs and Madinat Hamad.

Settlements in the Northern Governorate[edit]


Education[edit]

The Japanese School in Bahrain is located in Sar in the governorate.[2]

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Coordinates: 26°07′N 50°29′E / 26.117°N 50.483°E / 26.117; 50.483