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The municipality of Bkassine is located in the Kaza of Jezzine one of is one of the eight mohafazats (governorates) of Lebanon. Bkassine is 70 kilometers (43.498 mi) away from Beyrouth (Beirut) the capital of Lebanon. It’s elevations is of 950 meters (3116.95 ft - 1038.92 yd) above sea level. Bkassine surface stretches for 507 hectares (5.07 km² - 1.95702 mi²) .

Local Authorities and Skills

The municipality have an elected municipal council for 6 years. Its has administrative and financial independence but remains under the control and supervision of the central government.

Population and Voters

Bkassine counted 625 residents (estimation). In the last municipal lebanese elections of 2004, its accounted 1026 resgitered voters of which 640 actual voters.

Educational establishments

Educational establishments - Bkassine (2005-2006) (3) Lebanon (2005-2006) (2)
Schools Not Available 2 788
Public Schools Not Available 1 763
Private Schools Not Available 1 025

Students schooled in the public schools

Not Available 439 905

Students schooled in the private schools

Not Available 471 409

Higher Educational Institute

There is no higher education institutions in the municipality.

Health Institutions

Health Institutions (2006) (4)
Hospitals Beds Clinic
Public Private Public Private
0 0

Economic Activities

Economic Activities (2004)
commercial and industrial Activity (3) Companies with more than five employees 2
Companies Not Available
Agricultural activity (3) Crops type Not Available
Features Not Available
Mining activity (3) Mines 0
Activities type Not Available
Operating status Not Available

Pollution and technological risks

Poles or companies with a high risk of pollution (2006) (3)
Companies Not Available
Activities type Not Available
Type of emissions Not Available

Map of road network

Map of desertification risk

Map of rivers and water springs

Map of zones with fire risks

Map of forest zones

Map of agricultural zones of Bkassine


Municipality of Bkassine (2008)(4)
Address Place du village - Near the Church - Municipality of Bkassine - Kaza of Jezzine
Phone Number  07/ 800 046 - 800 580
Fax Number  07/ 800 580
P.O. Box Non disponbile
E-Mail Non disponbile
Web sites Non disponbile

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