Kafr el-Sheikh, Egypt

Kafr el-Sheikh is one of 27 primary administrative regions in Egypt with a population of approximately 3,414,000 people.

Facts and figures on Kafr el-Sheikh at a glance

Region name: Kafr el-Sheikh (Kafr ash Shaykh)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 3,414,000 people
Country: Egypt
Continent: Africa

The regional headquarters of Kafr el-Sheikh (Kafr ash Shaykh) is located in the regional capital Kafr ash Shaykh (Kafr ash Shaykh) with a population of 194,569 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Kafr el-Sheikh's regional capital Kafr ash Shaykh to Egypt's capital Cairo (Cairo) is approximately 120 km (75 mi).

Facts and figures about Kafr el-Sheikh
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Kafr el-Sheikh Kafr ash Shaykh3,414,000 peopleKafr ash Shaykh Kafr ash Shaykh194,569 people

Compare with other regions in Egypt.

Map of Kafr el-Sheikh

Map of Kafr el-Sheikh

Information on Kafr el-Sheikh

Information on Kafr el-Sheikh
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Kafr el-Sheikh Kafr ash ShaykhKafr ash Shaykh Kafr ash Shaykh11EgyptAfrica

Time in Kafr el-Sheikh

Time in Kafr el-Sheikh
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Tue, 3 Oct 2023 - 10:54am (10:54h)In effect (+1 hour)Tue, 3 Oct 2023 - 9:54am (09:54h)GMT UTC +3.0Africa/Cairo

Geographic coordinates of Kafr el-Sheikh

Latitude & Longitude of Kafr el-Sheikh
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map31°18'00.0"N (31.3000000°)30°53'60.0"E (30.9000000°)

Subregions in Kafr el-Sheikh

There are 11 administrative subregions in Kafr el-Sheikh.
Subregions in Kafr el-Sheikh
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Kafr El Sheikh Kafr El Sheikh1.---
Markaz al Burullus Markaz al Burullus2.---
Markaz al Hamul Markaz al Ḩāmūl3.---
Markaz ar Riyad Markaz ar Riyāḑ4.---
Markaz Biyala Markaz Biyalā5.---
Markaz Disuq Markaz Disūq6.129,604--
Markaz Fuwwah Markaz Fuwwah7.---
Markaz Kafr ash Shaykh Markaz Kafr ash Shaykh8.---
Markaz Mutubas Markaz Muţūbas9.---
Markaz Qallin Markaz Qallīn10.---
Markaz Sidi Salim Markaz Sīdī Sālim11.---

External sources of information on Kafr el-Sheikh

Kafr el-Sheikh on Wikipedia