Administrative divisions of Lebanon  |  Lebanon  |  South Lebanon Governorate  |  Jezzine District


Published on: 29 February 2008 - last updated : 25 June 2015

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Aazour is a Lebanese local authority which is located in Jezzine District, an administrative division of South Lebanon Governorate.


The municipality of Aazour is located in the Jezzine District one of is one of the eight mohafazats (governorates) of Lebanon. Aazour is 70 kilometers (43.498 mi) away from Beyrouth (Beirut) the capital of Lebanon. It's elevations is of 830 meters (2723.23 ft - 907.688 yd) above sea level. Aazour surface stretches for 263 hectares (2.63 km² - 1.01518 mi²) .

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 - Aazour (2005-2006) (3)Lebanon (2005-2006) (2)
SchoolsNot Available2788
Public SchoolsNot Available1763
Private SchoolsNot Available1025
Students schooled in the public schoolsNot Available439905
Students schooled in the private schoolsNot Available471409

Higher Educational Institute

There is no higher education institutions in the municipality.

Health Institutions

Health Institutions (2006) (4)

Economic Activities

Economic Activities (2004)
commercial and industrial Activity (3)Companies with more than five employees2
CompaniesNot Available
Agricultural activity (3)Crops typeNot Available
FeaturesNot Available
Mining activity (3)Mines0
Activities typeNot Available
Operating statusNot Available

Pollution and technological risks

Poles or companies with a high risk of pollution (2006) (3)
CompaniesNot Available
Activities typeNot Available
Type of emissionsNot 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


AddressMain Road - - Jezzine District
Phone Number   07/ 810 150
Fax Number   07/ 810 150
P.O. BoxNot Available
E-MailNot 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)