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Algeria Political Map

by Vishal Kumar

Algeria is divided into 48 provinces, 553 districts, and 1541 municipalities. In the Algeria political map, the capital city, the province capital, international boundary and province boundaries are pointed out.…


Algeria Political Map

Algeria is divided into 48 provinces, 553 districts, and 1541 municipalities. In the Algeria political map, the capital city, the province capital, international boundary and province boundaries are pointed out. The capital of Algeria is Algiers. On the map, the capital is indicated in red color.

Algeria is the second-largest country on the African Continent. The Mediterranean Sea borders the country in the north, Tunisia in the northeast, Niger in the southeast, Mali and Mauritania to the southwest, Libya in the east, and Morocco to its northwest. Algeria, on the world map, is located at 36°42’N latitude and 3°13’E longitude.

Provinces of Algeria

The 48 Algerian provinces are, Adrar, Ain Defla, Ain Temouchent, Alger, Annaba, Batna, Bechar, Bejaia, Biskra, Blida, Bordj Bou Arreridj, Bouira, Boumerdes, Chlef, Constantine, Djelfa, El Bayadh, El Oued, El Tarf, Ghardaia, Guelma, Illizi, Jijel, Khenchela, Laghouat, Mascara, Medea, Mila, Mostaganem, M’Sila, Naama, Oran, Ouargla, Oum el Bouaghi, Relizane, Saida, Setif, Sidi Bel Abbes, Skikda, Souk Ahras, Tamanghasset, Tebessa, Tiaret, Tindouf, Tipaza, Tissemsilt, Tizi Ouzou and Tlemcen.

The Province capitals, which are marked on the political map of Algeria, are Bejaia, Annaba, Medea, Oran, Tebessa, Biskra, Siada, Bechar, Setif, Tlemcen, Djelfa, Tiaret, Skikda, Mascara, Adrar, Ouargla and Laghouat.

Important cities of Algeria are also indicated in the map of the country. In the map, the cities are marked with black dot. The major Algerian cities include:

  • Ti-n-Zaouatene
  • BardjlePneur
  • Djanet
  • Illizi
  • I-n-Amenas
  • Reggane
  • AinSefra
  • Abadla
  • Elgolea
  • Touggourt
  • Chenachene
  • I-n-Salah

Capital of Algeria

The capital of Algeria is Algiers. It is located at 36°45’47”N latitude and 3°03’02”E longitude. Located in the coastal area of the country, the city lies within the boundary of the Alger province. Some of major cities around Algiers are:

  • Mustapha Superieur
  • L’Agha
  • Mustapha
  • Plateau Sauliere
  • Kasbah
  • El Mouradia
  • Sidi M’Hamed
  • El Madania
  • Hamma

Houari Boumediene Airport is the civilian airport located in the region, which serve as a gateway to the city.

Province Pop-1998 Pop-1987 Area(km.&sup²) Area(mi.&sup²)
Adrar 311,615 216,931 464,900 179,500
Aïn Defla 660,342 536,205 4,260 1,645
Aïn Témouchent 327,331 271,454 2,630 1,015
Alger 2,562,428 1,687,579 273 105
Annaba 557,818 453,951 1,412 545
Batna 962,623 757,059 12,028 4,644
Bechar 225,546 183,896 161,400 62,300
Bejaia 856,841 697,669 3,329 1,285
Biskra 575,858 429,217 21,671 8,367
Blida 784,283 704,462 1,541 595
Bordj Bou Arreridj 555,402 429,009 3,920 1,514
Bouira 629,561 525,460 4,517 1,744
Boumerdes 647,389 646,870 1,558 602
Chlef 858,695 679,717 4,651 1,796
Constantine 810,914 662,330 2,288 883
Djelfa 797,706 490,240 29,035 11,210
El Bayadh 168,789 155,494 70,539 27,235
El Oued 504,401 379,512 80,000 31,000
El Tarf 352,588 276,836 2,998 1,158
Ghardaïa 300,516 215,955 86,105 33,245
Guelma 429,998 353,329 3,911 1,510
Illizi 34,108 19,698 284,618 109,892
Jijel 573,208 471,319 2,399 926
Khenchela 327,917 243,733 9,811 3,788
Laghouat 317,125 215,183 25,052 9,673
Mascara 676,192 562,806 5,962 2,302
Medea 802,078 650,623 8,700 3,360
Mila 674,482 511,047 3,408 1,316
Mostaganem 631,057 504,124 2,269 876
Msila 805,519 605,578 18,447 7,122
Naama 127,314 112,858 30,644 11,832
Oran 1,213,839 916,578 2,114 816
Ouargla 445,619 286,696 270,030 104,260
Oum el Bouaghi 519,170 402,683 7,638 2,949
Relizane 642,205 545,061 4,840 1,869
Saïda 279,526 235,240 6,631 2,560
Setif 1,311,413 997,482 6,504 2,511
Sidi Bel Abbes 525,632 444,047 9,151 3,533
Skikda 786,154 619,094 4,137 1,597
Souk Ahras 367,455 298,236 4,360 1,683
Tamanghasset 137,175 94,219 556,000 214,700
Tebessa 549,066 409,317 13,878 5,358
Tiaret 725,853 574,786 20,087 7,756
Tindouf 27,060 16,339 159,000 61,400
Tipaza 506,053 615,140 2,219 857
Tissemsilt 264,240 227,542 3,151 1,217
Tizi Ouzou 1,108,708 931,501 2,993 1,156
Tlemcen 842,053 707,453 9,018 3,482

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