Sharqia Governorate

Egyptian governorate

Sharqia Governorate is a governorate in Egypt. The capital city is Zagazig.

Sharqia Governorate
Flag of Sharqia Governorate
Flag
Official logo of Sharqia Governorate
Sharqia Governorate on the map of Egypt
Sharqia Governorate on the map of Egypt
Coordinates: 30°42′N 31°38′E / 30.7°N 31.63°E / 30.7; 31.63Coordinates: 30°42′N 31°38′E / 30.7°N 31.63°E / 30.7; 31.63
Country Egypt
SeatZagazig (capital)
Area
 • Total4,180 km2 (1,610 sq mi)
Population
 (December 2018)
 • Total8,017,894[1]
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
Websitewww.sharkia.gov.eg

CitiesEdit

The following cities are in Sharqia Governorate:

Notable peopleEdit

Some notable people who were born, or lived, in Sharqia are:

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Population Estimates By Governorate ( Urban /Rural ) 10/12/2018". www.capmas.gov.eg. Archived from the original on 2018-11-02. Retrieved 10 October 2018.