Tell Afar, Syria

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Tell 'Afar
تل أعفر
Tell 'Afar is located in Syria
Tell 'Afar
Tell 'Afar
Location in Syria
Coordinates: 35°6′19″N 36°30′30″E / 35.10528°N 36.50833°E / 35.10528; 36.50833Coordinates: 35°6′19″N 36°30′30″E / 35.10528°N 36.50833°E / 35.10528; 36.50833
Country  Syria
Governorate Hama
District Masyaf
Subdistrict Masyaf
Population (2004)
 • Total 610
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
City Qrya Pcode C3338

Tell Afar (Arabic: تل أعفر‎‎) is a Syrian village located in the Masyaf Subdistrict in Masyaf District, located west of Hama. According to the Syria Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), Tell Afar had a population of 610 in the 2004 census.[1] The town was since 2014 until March 2017 under control of the Islamic State.


  1. ^ "General Census of Population 2004.". Retrieved 2014-07-10.