Ain Zhalta
Published on: 9 January 2008 (Last Updated : 9 January 2008)


The municipality of Ain Zhalta is located in the Kaza of Chouf one of is one of the eight mohafazats (governorates) of Lebanon. Ain Zhalta is 39 kilometers (24.2346 mi) away from Beyrouth (Beirut) the capital of Lebanon. It's elevations is of 1090 meters (3576.29 ft - 1192.024 yd) above sea level. Ain Zhalta surface stretches for 2335 hectares (23.35 km² - 9.0131 mi²) .

Population, voters, local authorities and skills

File available in arabic on the voters, municipal councils and results of lebanese Municipal and Ikhtiariah elections held in 2010.

Schools : Ain Zhalta account 3 schools, 2 public schools and 1 private school. Thus, 119 students are schooled in the public institutions, and 236 are schooled in the private one.

Hospitals : There are no hospitals in Ain Zhalta per say.

Indicator of economic dynamism : There are 15 companies with more than 5 employees in Ain Zhalta.

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Municipality of Ain Zhalta (2008)(4)
Address Village Square - Municipality of Ain Zhalta - Kaza of Chouf
Phone Number    05/ 230 152
Fax Number    05/ 230 152
P.O. Box Not Available
E-Mail Not Available
Web sites Not Available

Sources :
CDR (31/12/1999)
http://www.informs.gov.lb - OMSAR