Giza, Egypt

Giza is one of 27 primary administrative regions in Egypt with a population of approximately 9,200,000 people.

Facts and figures on Giza at a glance

Region name: Giza (Muḩāfaz̧at al Jīzah)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 9,200,000 people
Country: Egypt
Continent: Africa

The regional headquarters of Giza (Muḩāfaz̧at al Jīzah) is located in the regional capital Giza (Giza) with a population of 4,367,343 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Giza's regional capital Giza to Egypt's capital Cairo (Cairo) is approximately 7 km (4 mi).

Facts and figures about Giza
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Giza Muḩāfaz̧at al Jīzah9,200,000 peopleGiza Giza4,367,343 people

Compare with other regions in Egypt.

Map of Giza

Map of Giza

Information on Giza

Information on Giza
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Giza Muḩāfaz̧at al JīzahGiza Giza7EgyptAfrica

Time in Giza

Time in Giza
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Tue, 3 Oct 2023 - 10:49am (10:49h)In effect (+1 hour)Tue, 3 Oct 2023 - 9:49am (09:49h)GMT UTC +3.0Africa/Cairo

Geographic coordinates of Giza

Latitude & Longitude of Giza
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map29°59'51.9"N (29.9977600°)31°03'10.3"E (31.0528600°)

Subregions in Giza

There are 7 administrative subregions in Giza.
Subregions in Giza
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Markaz al `Ayyat Markaz al ‘Ayyāţ1.---
Markaz al Badrashayn Markaz al Badrashayn2.---
Markaz al Jizah Markaz al Jīzah3.---
Markaz al Wahat al Bahriyah Markaz al Wāḩāt al Baḩrīyah4.---
Markaz Awsim Markaz Awsīm5.---
Markaz Imbabah Markaz Imbābah6.---
Walikale Walikale7.---

External sources of information on Giza

Giza on Wikipedia