Places in Egypt

Find information on almost all places in Egypt. Whether you are looking for information on regions in Egypt or information on cities and places in Egypt, this website is the right place in the web to start your search.

Facts and figures about Egypt at a glance

Egypt is a sovereign country on the continent of Africa. Egypt covers a total area of 1,001,450.0 km2 and has a population of approximately 98,423,595 people.

The capital of Egypt is Cairo (Cairo) with a population of 9,606,916 people.

Facts and figures about Egypt
EgyptEG1,001,450.0 km298,423,595 people98.3

Population density in Egypt
Population density
98.3 p/km2 (very low)
Very low population density in Egypt
Egypt: Very low population density

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Map of Egypt

Map of Egypt

Hotels in Egypt

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Information on Egypt

Information on Egypt
NameOfficial nameCodeStatusRegionsCapitalContinent
EgyptArab Republic of EgyptEGSovereign country27 Cairo CairoAfrica

Time in Egypt

Time in Egypt
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Tue, 5 Dec 2023 - 5:14am (05:14h)NoTue, 5 Dec 2023 - 5:14am (05:14h)UTC +2.0Africa/Cairo

Currency in Egypt

Currency in Egypt

Languages in Egypt

Languages in Egypt
Arabic , English , French

Neighbouring countries of Egypt

Neighbouring countries of Egypt
Neighbouring countries
Israel, Libya, Palestinian Territory, Sudan

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Telecommunication in Egypt

Telecommunication in Egypt
International calling codeInternet top level domain (TLD)

Latitude & Longitude of Egypt

Latitude & Longitude of Egypt
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map27°00'00.0"N (27.0000000°)30°00'00.0"E (30.0000000°)

Regions in Egypt

Regions in Egypt
There are 27 primary administrative regions in Egypt. Have a closer look at the regions in Egypt.

Largest places in Egypt

There are 11 places in Egypt with a population of more than 500,000 people.
Largest places in Egypt
Cairo Cairo1.9,606,916
Alexandria Alexandria2.5,263,542
Giza Giza3.4,367,343
Shubra al Khaymah Shubrā al Khaymah4.1,240,289
Port Said Port Said5.780,515
Suez Suez6.699,541
Al Mansurah Al Manşūrah7.621,953
Al Mahallah al Kubra Al Maḩallah al Kubrá8.592,573
Tanta Ţanţā9.576,648
Asyut Asyūţ10.528,669
Al Fayyum Al Fayyūm11.519,047

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External sources of information on Egypt

Egypt on Wikipedia

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Search places in Egypt by first letter

If you prefer you can search any place in Egypt by first letter. Just click on the respective first letter in the index of places in Egypt. All places in Egypt starting with this letter will be listed. Also sometimes the full name of a certain place maybe unknown. Then this search option may also be usefull for searching such places in Egypt.

Follow the hierarchy in Egypt

You can click your way through the hierarchy starting from the continent Africa, over a region in Egypt to a certain place or city in Egypt, as all places and cities in Egypt are linked hierarchically to each other. The actual hierarchy is always displayed in the breadcrumb navigation, so you can always see exactly where you are.