Beheira, Egypt

Beheira is one of 27 primary administrative regions in Egypt with a population of approximately 6,277,000 people.

Facts and figures on Beheira at a glance

Region name: Beheira (Beheira Governorate)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 6,277,000 people
Country: Egypt
Continent: Africa

The regional headquarters of Beheira (Beheira Governorate) is located in the regional capital Damanhur (Damanhūr) with a population of 318,207 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Beheira's regional capital Damanhur to Egypt's capital Cairo (Cairo) is approximately 131 km (82 mi).

Facts and figures about Beheira
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Beheira Beheira Governorate6,277,000 peopleDamanhur Damanhūr318,207 people

Compare with other regions in Egypt.

Map of Beheira

Map of Beheira

Information on Beheira

Information on Beheira
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Beheira Beheira GovernorateDamanhur Damanhūr11EgyptAfrica

Time in Beheira

Time in Beheira
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Tue, 3 Oct 2023 - 9:57am (09:57h)In effect (+1 hour)Tue, 3 Oct 2023 - 8:57am (08:57h)GMT UTC +3.0Africa/Cairo

Geographic coordinates of Beheira

Latitude & Longitude of Beheira
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map30°36'00.0"N (30.6000000°)30°11'60.0"E (30.2000000°)

Subregions in Beheira

There are 11 administrative subregions in Beheira.
Subregions in Beheira
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Markaz Abu al Matamir Markaz Abū al Maţāmīr1.---
Markaz Abu Hummus Markaz Abū Ḩummuş2.---
Markaz ad Dilinjat Markaz ad Dilinjāt3.---
Markaz al Mahmudiyah Markaz al Maḩmūdīyah4.---
Markaz ar Rahmaniyah Markaz ar Raḩmānīyah5.---
Markaz Damanhur Markaz Damanhūr6.---
Markaz Hawsh `Isa Markaz Ḩawsh ‘Īsá7.---
Markaz Idku Markaz Idkū8.-Idku Idkū210,678
Markaz Itay al Barud Markaz Ītāy al Bārūd9.---
Markaz Kafr ad Dawwar Markaz Kafr ad Dawwār10.---
Markaz Rashid Markaz Rashīd11.---

External sources of information on Beheira

Beheira on Wikipedia