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Political Map of Tunisia



Political Map of Tunisia
Description :Tunisia Political map showing the international boundary, governorates boundaries with their capitals and national capital. Disclaimer


The African country Tunisia covers a total area of 163,610 square kilometers. About 17.5% of the land of the country is arable. The residents of the country are known as Tunisians. Majority of the people of Tunisia are Muslims. In the Tunisia political map, the major cities, national capital, international and internal boundaries have been marked by using specific symbols. The scale of the map has also been provided.

Tunisia Features
Tunisia is a North African country, which is located at the Mediterranean coast. The geographic coordinates of Tunisia are 34° North latitude and 9° East longitude. The country's coastline stretches for a distance of 1148 kilometers. The country has mountains in the north, semiarid regions in the south and dry terrain in the central part. The population of the country as per the estimate of July 2007 is 10,276,158.

Tunisia Boundaries
The bordering nations and water bodies of Tunisia have been clearly indicated in the political map of Tunisia. The indicated water bodies in the map of Tunisia are:
  • Mediterranean Sea
  • Gulf of Gabes
  • Golfede Hammamet
  • Gulf of Tunis
  • Strait of Sicily

The bordering nations of Tunisia are:
  • Algeria in the western side
  • Libya in the southeastern side

Tunisia Governorates
For administrative purpose Tunisia has been divided into 24 governorates that are pointed out in the printable map of Tunisia by different colors. The internal boundaries of the governorates are clearly pointed out in the map. The governorates of Tunisia are:

Beja (Bajah), Ariana (Aryanah), Bizerte (Banzart), Ben Arous (Bin 'Arus), Gafsa (Qafsah), Gabes (Qabis), Kairouan (Al Qayrawan), Jendouba (Jundubah), Kebili (Qibili), Kasserine (Al Qasrayn), Mahdia (Al Mahdiyah), Kef (Al Kaf), Medenine (Madanin), Manouba (Manubah), Monastir, Nabeul (Nabul), (Al Munastir), Sidi Bou Zid (Sidi Bu Zayd), Sfax (Safaqis), Sousse (Susah), Siliana (Silyanah), Tozeur (Tawzar), Tataouine (Tatawin), Zaghouan (Zaghwan) and Tunis.

The capitals of Tunisia governorates have been indicated in political Tunisia map by white squares. Some of the indicated governorates capitals are Medenine, Tataouline, Gabes, Kebili, Le Kef, Gafsa, Nabeul, Siliana and Jendouba.

Tunisia Cities
The major cities of the country are highlighted in the map of Tunisia by black dots. Some of the major cities of Tunisia are Remade,El Borma, El Hamma, Matmata, Thala, Nefta, Tabarka, El Djem, Menzel Bourguiba.

Tunisia Capital
Tunis is the capital of Tunisia. The capital city is served by Tunis/ Carthage airport. The geographic coordinates of Tunis are 36°48' 10" North latitude and 10° 10' 47" East longitude. The city is 3 feet above sea level. Some of the cities located in close proximity to Tunis are Bab Khadra, Kasbah, Al Madinah, Bab as Suwayqah, Montfleury and Bab al Jazirah.

There are many tourist attractions at Tunis. The medina of Tunis was declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the year 1979. The income of the national capital is boosted by products like olive oil, carpets and textiles.

GovernoratePopulationArea(km.²)Area(mi.²)Arabic
Ariana422,2461,558602Al Aryanah
Beja304,5013,5581,374Bajah
Ben Arous505,773761294Bin `Arus
Bizerte524,1283,6851,423Banzart
Gabes342,6307,1752,770Qābis
Gafsa323,7098,9903,471Qafsah
Jendouba416,6083,1021,198Jundubah
Kairouan546,2096,7122,592Al Qayrawan
Kasserine412,2788,0663,114Al Qasrayn
Kebili143,21822,0848,527Qibili
Le Kef258,7904,9651,917Al Kaf
Mahdia377,8532,9661,145Al Mahdiyah
Manouba335,912 Manubah
Medenine432,5038,5883,316Madaniyin
Monastir455,5901,019393Al Munastīr
Nabeul693,8902,7881,076Nabul
Sfax855,2567,5452,913Safaqis
Sidi Bou Zid395,5066,9942,700Sidi Bu Zayd
Siliana233,9854,6311,788Silyanah
Sousse544,4132,6211,012Susah
Tataouine143,52438,88915,015Taţawin
Tozeur97,5264,7191,822Tawzar
Tunis983,861346134Tunis
Zaghouan160,9632,7681,069Zaghwan
24 governorates9,910,872154,53059,665
Note : - Population: 2004-04-28 census.
             Area: Area of Manouba is included in Ariana.

Last Updated Date: April 25, 2017

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