Virtual Jerusalem: An Online Tour of Jerusalem
PA Governorates
Salfit Governorate
Our People's Land
Home > Background > Palestinian Authority Governorates > Salfit Governorate

Salfit Governorate

The Salfit Governorate is one of 16 Governorates of the Palestinian National Authority. It is located in the northwestern West Bank, bordered by the governorates of Ramallah and al-Bireh to the south, Nablus to the east and Qalqilya in the north. Its district capital and largest city is Salfit.

According to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS), the governorate had a population of 64,129 inhabitants in mid-year 2006. In the PCBS's census in 1997, which registered 46,671 residents, refugees accounted for 7.7% of the total population. There were 23,758 males and 22,913 females.

Salfit Governorate Localities

  • Biddya
  • Bruqin
  • Dar Abu Basal
  • Deir Ballut
  • Deir Istiya
  • Farkha
  • Haris
  • Iskaka
  • Izbat Abu Adam
  • Kafr ad-Dik
  • Khirbet Qeis
  • Khirbet Susa
  • Kifl Hares
  • Marda
  • Mas-ha
  • Qarawat Bani Hassan
  • Qira
  • Rafat
  • Salfit
  • Sarta
  • Yasuf
  • Za'tara
  • az-Zawiya
Source: Wikipedia and others
Do you know something we don't?
Contact Us
Added: May 2011
Comments powered by Disqus
Virtual Gaza Strip: An Online Tour of Gaza Strip
Palestine Recipes: A Collection of Recipes from Palestine
Palestinian Costume: A Collection of Traditional Costumes from Palestine
Palestinian Crafts: A Collection of Traditional Crafts from Palestine
Virtual Palestine: An Online Tour of Palestine Informational Resources about Gaza Strip and Palestine - North Gaza, Gaza, Deir El Balah, Khan Younis and Rafah.

North Gaza : Gaza : Deir El Balah : Khan Younis : Rafah
© 2006 Informational Resources about Gaza Strip and Palestine.
Terms of Use : Privacy Policy : Fair Use Notice

Salfit Governorate
North Gaza Gaza Deir Al-Balah Khan Younis Rafah Palestinian Authority Governorates West Bank Governorates