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Encyclopedia > Makkah Province

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Makkah Province
منطقة مكة
Map of Saudi Arabia with Makkah Province منطقة مكة highlighted.
 • Coordinates
 • ?° N ?° E
Population (2004)
 • Density
 • 35.4/km²
164,000 km²
Time zone UTC+3
Main language(s) Arabic

Makkah Province is the most populous province of Saudi Arabia, located in the west of the country, with an extended coastline. It has an area of 164,000 km² and a population of 5,797,971 (2004 census). Its capital is the sacred city of Mecca, but its largest city is Jeddah, which is also Saudi Arabia's main port city. The governor of the province is Prince Khalid Al-Faisal, a son of the late King Faisal. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Subnational entity is a generic term for an administrative region within a country — on an arbitrary level below that of the sovereign state — typically with a local government encompassing multiple municipalities, counties, or provinces with a certain degree of autonomy in a varying number of matters. ... Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ... This article is about the city in Saudi Arabia. ... Population density per square kilometre by country, 2006 Population density map of the world in 1994. ... This article is about the physical quantity. ... Timezone and TimeZone redirect here. ... -12 | -11 | -10 | -9:30 | -9 | -8 | -7 | -6 | -5 | -4 | -3:30 | -3 | -2:30 | -2 | -1 | -0:25 | UTC (0) | +0:20 | +0:30 | +1 | +2 | +3 | +3:30 | +4 | +4:30 | +4:51 | +5 | +5:30 | +5:40 | +5:45 | +6 | +6:30 | +7 | +7:20 | +7... Arabic redirects here. ... Saudi Arabia is divided into 13 provinces (mintaqat, singular - mintaqah). ... Year 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the city in Saudi Arabia. ... , Nickname: Location of Jeddah Coordinates: , Country Province Established 500+ BC Government  - Mayor Adil Faqeeh  - City Governor Mishal Al-Saud  - Provincial Governor Khalid al Faisal Area  - City 1,320 km²  (509. ... HRH Prince Khalid Al-Faisal bin Abdul Aziz Al-Saud (Born 1940) is the son of His late Majesty King Faisal bin Abdul Aziz. ... Faisal ibn Abdelaziz Al Saud, King of Saudi Arabia (1324-1395 AH) (1903 or 1906—March 25, 1975) (Arabic: فيصل بن عبدالعزيز آل سعود) was King of Saudi Arabia from 1964 to 1975. ...

External links

  • Emirate of Makkah Province Official website

  Results from FactBites:
Makkah Province starts preparations for municipal elections (142 words)
Registration centers will open starting tomorrow throughout Makkah Province, to enable citizens to register to vote in the upcoming municipal elections.
There will be 23 centers in the City of Makkah itself.
Mayor of Makkah Dr. Khalid bin Hamza Naha urged citizens to participate, saying the process takes only a few minutes, and clarifying that anyone registering must be a male over the age of 21 years, not currently in the military, and resident within the boundaries of the municipality for which he is registering to vote.
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