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Syria overview

Syria is a country in Asia and his population is 22,198,110 inhabitants over an area of 185,180 km2. Syria capital is Damascus and his main time zone (in capitale) is Asia/Damascus.

Syria iso 3166 codes are SY (alpha-2), SYR (alpha-3) and 760 (numeric). Syria FIPS code is SY. Syria currency is Pound and the dialing code is +963.

Syria postal format is : - ( ).

Administrative divisions in Syria : 13 Muhafazat (Governorates), 1 Capital city (Capital), 60 Manatiq (Districts), 269 Nawahi (Sub-districts).

Largest cities in Syria are : Aleppo, Damascus, Homs, Ḩamāh, Latakia, Deir ez-Zor, Ar Raqqah, Al Bāb, Idlib, Douma.

Local time :
Local time
Capital :
Damascus
Population :
22,198,110
Area :
185,180 km2
Iso code :
SY
dialing code :
963
Currency :
Pound

Largest cities in Syria

CountrySyria
ContinentAsia
CapitalDamascus
Iso codesSY / SYR / 760
Time zoneAsia/Damascus
Total area185,180 km2
Dialing code+963
CurrencyPound
Internet tld.sy
Postal format -
GDP65 billion dollars
GDP per capita2,915 dollars
Neighbours countriesIsrael, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey.

Syria administrative levels

Administrative nameAdmin levelTotal
Muhafazat (Governorates) Level 113
Capital city (Capital) Level 11
Manatiq (Districts) Level 260
Nawahi (Sub-districts) Level 3269

Spoken languages in Syria

Airports near Damascus (Capital of Syria)

AirportCityDistance
Damascus International AirportDamascus24 km
Khalkhalah Air BaseBuraq54 km
An Nasiriyah Air Base70 km
Al Qusayr Air BaseAl-Qusayr121 km
Bassel Al-Assad International AirportLatakia213 km
Palmyra Airport220 km
Abu ad Duhur Air BaseAbu ad Duhur258 km
Aleppo International AirportAleppo309 km
Deir ez-Zor AirportDeir ez-Zor408 km
Kamishly AirportKamishly592 km

Syria first administrative level


Largest cities in Syria

CityPopulationDistance from Damascus
Aleppo1,602,264310 km
Damascus1,569,3940 km
Homs775,404141 km
Ḩamāh460,602186 km
Latakia340,181230 km
Deir ez-Zor242,565408 km
Ar Raqqah177,636368 km
Al Bāb130,745337 km
Idlib128,840271 km
Douma111,86412 km
Dar‘ā97,969101 km
As Safīrah95,832302 km
As Salamīyah94,887181 km
Tartouss89,457158 km
Ath Thawrah87,880331 km
Al Ḩasakah81,539525 km
Dārayyā71,5968 km
Manbij68,888369 km
I‘zāz66,138349 km
Jablah65,915209 km
As Suwaydā’59,05293 km
Ālbū Kamāl57,572440 km
At Tall55,56111 km
Al Mayādīn54,534418 km
Ar Rastan53,152163 km
Tadmur51,015218 km
‘Ayn al ‘Arab50,000420 km
An Nabk49,37270 km
Khān Shaykhūn48,975218 km
‘Afrīn48,693338 km
Kafranbel45,652236 km
‘Irbīn42,4748 km
Al Quşayr41,062114 km
Yabrūd40,50261 km
Jisr ash Shughūr39,311256 km
Bāniyās39,066189 km
Tallbīsah38,491154 km
Ḩarastā37,3489 km
Al Qunayţirah36,14361 km
Tādif34,670336 km
Sarāqib34,231266 km
Jayrūd32,35253 km
Maşyāf32,262173 km
Ma‘arratmişrīn32,163281 km
Al Qaryatayn31,748119 km
Salqīn31,608293 km
Ţafas31,24989 km
Souran30,716203 km
Binnish30,354275 km
Jāsim30,28362 km
Tallkalakh29,754129 km
Az Zabadānī29,54930 km
Ţayyibat al Imām29,259199 km
Hajīn29,237439 km
Inkhil29,07657 km
Dayr Ḩāfir28,905322 km
Satita27,815147 km
Ash Shaykh Miskīn25,92077 km
Aş Şanamayn25,70250 km
Tall Rif‘at25,658338 km
Nubl25,546326 km
Subaykhān25,514424 km
Jarābulus24,997400 km
Al Ḩarāk23,78485 km
Al Kiswah23,52618 km
Ḩalfāyā23,403197 km
Kafr Takhārīm22,436291 km
Ad Dānā21,987304 km
Kafr Zaytā21,845209 km
Kafr Lāhā21,819155 km
Ad Darbāsīyah21,481560 km
Qārah20,65683 km
Qaţanā18,51121 km
Al Quţayfah16,11838 km
Shahbā14,78479 km
Mūrak14,307211 km
Izra‘13,88271 km
Şalākhid12,84276 km
Ad Duraykīsh11,918155 km
Al Ghanţū9,412151 km
Mukharram al Fawqānī9,112163 km
Tremseh6,927197 km
Dayr al ‘Aşāfīr6,20913 km
Ma‘lūlā5,00044 km
Kaff al-Jaa3,500176 km
Buşrá ash Shām1,000112 km
Qenterê0342 km
Bayt Yāshūţ0201 km
Al Manşūrah0343 km
Al Ḩajar al Aswad06 km
Al Kasrah0404 km
Nāḩiyat as Sab‘ Biyār0159 km
‘Ayn an Nasr0159 km
‘Arīshah0509 km
Al Ya‘rubīyah0641 km
Abū az̧ Z̧uhūr0258 km
Abū Qalqal0366 km
Ad Dālīyah0193 km
Ad Dīmās020 km
Iḩsim0247 km


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