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Ain Baal (Sour)

Published on: 8 April 2008 - last updated : 19 June 2015

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Ain Baal (Sour) is a Lebanese local authority which is located in Tyr (Sour) District, an administrative division of South Lebanon Governorate.


Municipality of Ain Baal (Sour) is located in the Tyr (Sour) District one of South Lebanon Governorate kazas (disticts). South Lebanon Governorate is one of the eight mohafazats (governorates) of Lebanon. It's 89 kilometers (55.3046 mi) away from Beyrouth (Beirut) the capital of Lebanon. It's elevations is of 130 meters (1) (426.53 ft - 142.168 yd) above sea level. Ain Baal (Sour) surface stretches for 695hectares (6.95 km² - 2.6827 mi²)(2).

Educational establishments

The table below provides a comparison of public and private schools locally and nationally. It can be used to assess the distribution of students between public and private institutions both locally and nationally. All data provided on education concerning the 2005-2006 school year. Since the publication of more recent figures we will strive to published online.

Educational establishments - Ain Baal (Sour) (2005-2006) (3)Lebanon (2005-2006) (2)
Public Schools21763
Private Schools21025
Students schooled in the public schools838439905
Students schooled in the private schools1409471409

Higher Educational Institute

There is no higher education institutions in the municipality.

Health Institutions

There are no health institution in the municipality.

Economic Activities

Economic Activities (2004)
commercial and industrial Activity (3)Companies with more than five employees6
CompaniesNot available
Agricultural activity (3)Crops typeNot available
FeaturesNot available
Mining activity (3)MinesNot available
Activities typeNot available
Operating statusNot available

Pollution and technological risks

No major pollutant pole or any high-risk technology pole have been identified in the same municipality.

Map of road network

Map of desertification risk

Map of rivers and water springs


Municipality of Ain Baal (Sour) (2008) (4)
AddressMain Road - Municipality of Ain Baal (Sour) - Tyr (Sour) District
Phone Number   07/ 430 334 - 03/ 604099
Fax Number   07/ 430 334
P.O. BoxNot available
Web sitesNot available

(1) Ministry of Interior and Municipalities (Republic of Lebanon -
(2) Central Administration for Statistics (CAS - Republic of Lebanon)
(3) Council for Development and Reconstruction (CDR - Republic of Lebanon)
(4) Office of the Minister of State for Administrative Reform (OMSAR - - Republic of Lebanon)