Faiyum, Egypt

Faiyum is one of 27 primary administrative regions in Egypt with a population of approximately 3,848,708 people.

Facts and figures on Faiyum at a glance

Region name: Faiyum (Muḩāfaz̧at al Fayyūm)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 3,848,708 people
Country: Egypt
Continent: Africa

The regional headquarters of Faiyum (Muḩāfaz̧at al Fayyūm) is located in the regional capital Al Fayyum (Al Fayyūm) with a population of 519,047 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Faiyum's regional capital Al Fayyum to Egypt's capital Cairo (Cairo) is approximately 92 km (57 mi).

Facts and figures about Faiyum
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Faiyum Muḩāfaz̧at al Fayyūm3,848,708 peopleAl Fayyum Al Fayyūm519,047 people

Compare with other regions in Egypt.

Map of Faiyum

Map of Faiyum

Information on Faiyum

Information on Faiyum
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Faiyum Muḩāfaz̧at al FayyūmAl Fayyum Al Fayyūm4EgyptAfrica

Time in Faiyum

Time in Faiyum
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Tue, 3 Oct 2023 - 11:17am (11:17h)In effect (+1 hour)Tue, 3 Oct 2023 - 10:17am (10:17h)GMT UTC +3.0Africa/Cairo

Geographic coordinates of Faiyum

Latitude & Longitude of Faiyum
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map29°18'00.0"N (29.3000000°)30°30'00.0"E (30.5000000°)

Subregions in Faiyum

There are 4 administrative subregions in Faiyum.
Subregions in Faiyum
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Markaz al Fayyum Markaz al Fayyūm1.---
Markaz Ibshaway Markaz Ibshawāy2.---
Markaz Itsa Markaz Iţsā3.---
Markaz Tamiyah Markaz Ţāmiyah4.---

External sources of information on Faiyum

Faiyum on Wikipedia