Tracing all that remains of the village of al-Jura
al-Jura is located in the west part of Gaza District, southwest of al-Majdal, north of al-Khisas, as shown on the map.
Al Jourah/Asqalan located 15.5 miles NE of Gaza. Population: 2,420. Obliterated in 1948, with the Jewish settlements of Ashqelon and Afridar built on its 3,056 acres.