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Nablus Governorate

The Nablus Governorate is an administrative district of the Palestinian National Authority located in the Central Highlands of the West Bank, 53km north of Jerusalem. It covers the area around the city of Nablus which serves as the muhfaza (seat) of the governorate. It is governed by Mahmoud Aloul.

Nablus Governorate Localities

Municipalities

Cities

The only city in the governorate is Nablus.

  • Nablus

Towns

The following localities have populations over 4,000 and municipal councils of 11-15 members.

  • Aqraba
  • Asira al-Shamaliya
  • Beita
  • Huwara
  • Jammain
  • Qabalan
  • Sebastiya

Village councils

The following localities have populations above 1,000 and village councils of 3 to 9 members.

  • Asira al-Qibliya
  • Azmut
  • Awarta
  • Al-Badhan
  • Balata al-Balad
  • Beit Dajan
  • Beit Furik
  • Beit Hasan
  • Beit Iba
  • Beit Imrin
  • Beit Wazan
  • Bizziriya
  • Burin
  • Burqa
  • Deir al-Hatab
  • Deir Sharaf
  • Duma
  • Einabus
  • Furush Beit Dajan
  • Ijnisinya
  • Jurish
  • Kafr Qallil
  • Al-Lubban ash-Sharqiya
  • Majdal Bani Fadil
  • An-Naqura
  • An-Naseriya
  • Odala
  • Osarin
  • Qaryut
  • Qusin
  • Qusra
  • Rujeib
  • Salim
  • Sarra
  • As-Sawiya
  • Talfit
  • Talluza
  • Tell
  • Urif
  • Yanun
  • Yasid
  • Yatma
  • Zawata
  • Zeita Jammain

Refugee camps

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