Other transcription(s)
 • Arabic ترقوميا
Location of Tarqumiyah within the Palestinian territories

Coordinates: 31°34′30″N 35°00′47″E / 31.57500°N 35.01306°E / 31.57500; 35.01306Coordinates: 31°34′30″N 35°00′47″E / 31.57500°N 35.01306°E / 31.57500; 35.01306

Governorate Hebron
 • Type City
Population (2007)
 • Jurisdiction 14,357

Tarqumiyah (Arabic: ترقوميا‎) is a Palestinian town located twelve kilometers northwest of Hebron.The town is in the Hebron Governorate Southern West Bank. According to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics, the town had a population of over 14,357 in 2007.[1]



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External links

  • Tarqumiya Town (Fact Sheet)
  • Tarqumiya Town Profile
  • Tarqumiya Areal photo
  • The priorities and needs for development in Tarqumiya town based on the community and local authorities’ assessment

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