Corso, Boumerdès

Corso (قورصو in Arabic), Boumerdés is a town and commune in Boumerdès Province, Algeria located 25 km east of Algiers. According to the 2008 census, this town has a population of 20,705.[1]

Corso, Boumerdés
قورصو
Commune and town
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Corso, Boumerdés is located in Algeria
Corso, Boumerdés
Corso, Boumerdés
Coordinates: 36°45′23″N 3°26′00″E / 36.756500°N 3.43333°E / 36.756500; 3.43333
Country Algeria
ProvinceBoumerdès Province
DistrictBoumerdès District
Area
 • Total8.65 sq mi (22.41 km2)
Population
 (2008)
 • Total20,705
 • Density2,390/sq mi (924/km2)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
Area code(s)3519

LocalitiesEdit

The municipality is composed of two main cities, the city of Corso (chief town), and the agglomeration of Berrahmoune and several secondary agglomerations like Traykia, Haouch Mahfoud Ben Abdelkader, and Ouled Ben Bakhta.

HistoryEdit

Notable peopleEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Corso (Boumerdès)", Wikipédia (in French), 2018-03-28, retrieved 2019-02-06