At the foot of the Atlas and the desert at a road from north to south, from east to west, are the arms of Djelfa steppe at the Central Desert Hills High fusion, there is a date where the sun hit them with the vast spaces, and not only lies about 300 miles south of the capital Algeria.
Yet this is part of the southern desert. Is therefore a link between the north and south of Algeria.
Limit the mandate of Djelfa tidal N, tear the east, and west of Tiaret, and has a southern border with the East Valley and Biskra and Ouargla, with Laghouat and Ghardaia in the south-west.
Djelfa site in Algeria
Departments and municipalities
Djelfa have the mandate under the 1974 administrative division of the Democratic People's Republic of Algeria, and has a population of 897,920 inhabitants (2003 census) and population density is 27.8 inhabitants / km 2.
It includes 36 municipalities, and the 12 is as follows:
Ein Ein and Sarah and Sarah, Alqrnini
Alberen Alberen, Bahar
Sir, Sir, for rancher rancher, on Thursday, Hassi Kaddol
End end deserts deserts, Buerp Alohaddab, Ain-mindedness
Hassi Hassi A. Bahbah A. Bahbah, saffron, Hassi nest, he was appointed the Temple
Senate House Senate House, Mlilihp, Mr. Bayazid
Alharf Alharf, Alkadid, son of Jacob
Alidiricip Alidiricip, Aldois, appointed martyrs
Ain Ain camel camel, Mjabbarp, Tedmit, Zukar
Mus'ad Mus'ad, Dt, Salmanp, Ssadolrahal, dropper
Narrow flood Batmp Batmp, Amorp, mother of the bones
Climate and terrain
Djelfa has an estimated area: 32,256.35 km 2, representing 1.36% of the total area of Algeria.
This area and this site has given the diverse natural, for example, we find multiple types of terrain throughout the vast area. There is a mountain in the center of the state, stretching from the east to the Senate House Alidiricip in the far west.
This series of inter-empty mountain peaks, the maximum range of the tip of "fortuitous Ulkipa" near the area of Ben Jacob b 1613 meters high, and reduced the rise as we went west.
Without forgetting Bokahil Mount area which takes in the north-east of the Mus'ad, and extends until Busaadp, as well as the location of Mount salt, called the "stone salt", which is the third Mount salt in the world and located at a distance of about 30 miles north of the city of Djelfa.
There is also the region, municipality of Djelfa depressions, and House and Senate Balidiricip basin and near the Mus'ad, and camels, into the plains of Mus'ad. The valley is the western part of the serious scratch.
The vegetation, covers 150 hectares of trees and forest areas are located in the south-west and north-east and east of the municipality of Djelfa Mus'ad, and near the eye and pleasant. And overcome types: al-Halabi, pine, and trees in addition to Aerar Astbsip plant species, such as the Allies, which cover an estimated area: 658,000 hectares and Sheikh, and corona.
Nature also provided the desert south of the region and there are oases in the region and Alhamadat Musaad.
Djelfa transitional climate of the region in general, the climate between the Mediterranean and desert climate. It is characterized by harsh weather in the winter frost and the large number of regular waves, and the lack of airport and non-regularity and over a period of drought and the short duration of precipitation. And the average value of precipitation is estimated between 150 to 350 mm.
Djelfa city (state capital)
Djelfa is located at the center of the mandate of Djelfa, and away from the capital of Algeria, about 300 km. And is the ninth city in terms of an Algerian population of more than 230 thousand people, after all of the cities of Algiers, Oran, Constantine, Annaba, Batna, Blida, Setif and Chlef.
Sea level rise of more than 800 meters. Is semi-desert region Sahbip .. Combine the hill and the desert of Health, Education, and summer is hot and dry, it is often nicer areas of the coast. And in view of the forest green belt around them.
Located on national highway No. 01 Trans-Sahara. And has begun the expansion of urban population and with the early eighties of the last century. Started and the pace of population growth in the past decade, - the nineties - .. Many factors, including .. Algerian crisis .. And the nature of the region and its indigenous population, who are characterized by harmony and camaraderie and openness and welcoming the new arrivals to the region so they are often the most favored and influential indigenous to the region.
This has become a city economically and commercially important commodities move through the rest of the towns and the southern states of Algeria.
Activity and dominance of the local population is agriculture, especially livestock (sheep) are the backbone of economic activity for the region .. And the main financier of the areas north and east of the country, this article is sometimes vital to penetrate the borders of the State towards the Arab Maghreb countries ..
And in the city, has been recently and the mandate of Djelfa Djelfa generally active in the development, saying the various areas of development, social and agricultural services in the context of the development program of the Republic and the southern states of the Special Program for the restructuring of sectors and improve the performance of services for the public facilities to achieve better returns .. And opening of jobs to absorb unemployment and revitalize the wheels of the national economy ..