Where is Algeria located?

Algeria Location Map
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Algeria, formally the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria is a North African country situated in the Maghreb region of the continent on the Mediterranean coast. The country is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea in the north, Morocco in the west and northwest, Tunisia in the northeast, Libya in the east, Niger and Mali in the south and Mauritania in the southwest. Algeria covers a total area of 2,381,741 sq. km. making it the tenth largest country in the world and the largest country of Africa. Algeria has 998 km long coastline on the Mediterranean Sea. The absolute location of Algeria is 19° and 37°N latitudes and 9°W  and 12°E longitudes. The capital and the largest city of Algeria, the Algiers is located in the north of the country.

Algerians experiences arid and semi-arid climate with wet winters and dry summers. The topography of Algeria is mostly desert and plateaus with few mountainous areas and narrow coastal plains. Economically, as classified by World Bank, Algeria is an upper middle income country, mainly due to the production of petroleum. Algeria is also an OPEC member country since 1969. The culture, literature and art of Algeria reflects its history. Algeria also has many UNESCO World Heritage sites and is growing as a tourist destination country in Africa.

Location Map of Algeria before March 5, 2016

Facts about Algeria

Country Name Algeria
Capital and largest cityAlgiers
Area2,381,741 km2 (919,595 sq mi)
Population39,500,000 (2015 Est.)
Lat Long28° 0′ 0″ N, 2° 0′ 0″ E
Official LanguageArabic
Calling Code+213
Time ZoneCET (UTC+01)
Airport31- Airports in Scheduled Service
Neighbour countriesMorocco, Tunisia, Libya, Mauritania, Mali, Western Sahara, Niger
Internet TLD.dz
CurrencyAlgerian dinar (DZD)

Location Maps of Cities in Algeria

Where is Ain Beida Where is Algiers Where is Annaba
Where is Batna Where is Bechar Where is Bejaia
Where is Biskra Where is Blida Where is Bordj Bou Arreridj
Where is Bousaada Where is Chlef Where is Constantine
Where is Djelfa Where is El Eulma Where is El Oued
Where is Ghardaia Where is Guelma Where is Jijel
Where is Khenchela Where is Laghouat Where is Mascara
Where is Medea Where is Mostaganem Where is MSila
Where is Oran Where is Ouargla Where is Relizane
Where is Saida Where is Setif Where is Sidi Bel Abbes
Where is Skikda Where is Souk Ahras Where is Tebessa
Where is Tiaret Where is Tindouf Where is Tizi Ouzou
Where is Tlemcen Where is Touggourt

Last Updated on: September 21,2020

Algeria Map