Tadmur District

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Tadmur District
منطقة تدمر
Map of Tadmur District within Homs Governorate
Map of Tadmur District within Homs Governorate
Coordinates (Tadmur): 34°36′N 38°18′E / 34.6°N 38.3°E / 34.6; 38.3Coordinates: 34°36′N 38°18′E / 34.6°N 38.3°E / 34.6; 38.3
Country  Syria
Governorate Homs
Seat Tadmur
Subdistricts 7 nawāḥī
 • Total 30,823.49 km2 (11,901.02 sq mi)
Population (2004)[1]
 • Total 76,942
 • Density 2.5/km2 (6.5/sq mi)
Geocode SY0405

Tadmur District (Arabic: منطقة تدمر‎, translit. manṭiqat Tadmur‎) is a district of the Homs Governorate in central Syria. Administrative centre is the city of Tadmur, near ancient Palmyra/Tadmor. At the 2004 census, the district had a population of 76,942.[1]


The district of Tadmur is divided into two sub-districts or nawāḥī (population as of 2004[1]):

  • Tadmur Nahiyah (ناحية تدمر): population 55,062.[2]
  • Al-Sukhnah Nahiyah (ناحية السخنة): population 21,880.[3]


  1. ^ a b c "2004 Census Data". UN OCHA. Retrieved 15 October 2015. 
  2. ^ "Palmyra nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-01. 
  3. ^ "Talbiseh nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-01.