Niha (Zahleh)
Published on: 13 February 2008 (Last Updated : 13 February 2008)


The municipality of Niha (Zahleh) is located in the Kaza of Zahleh one of is one of the eight mohafazats (governorates) of Lebanon. Niha (Zahleh) is 61 kilometers (37.9054 mi) away from Beyrouth (Beirut) the capital of Lebanon. It's elevations is of 1490 meters (4888.69 ft - 1629.464 yd) above sea level. Niha (Zahleh) surface stretches for 971 hectares (9.71 km² - 3.74806 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.

Educational establishments

Educational establishments - Ablah (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

Economic Activities

Economic Activities (2004)
commercial and industrial Activity (3) Companies with more than five employees Not Available
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

Map of the road network :

Map of desertification risk :

Map of rivers and water springs :


Municipality of Niha (Zahleh) (2008)(4)
Address Near St Antonios Church - Municipality of Niha (Zahleh) - Kaza of Zahleh
Phone Number    08/ 951 154
Fax Number    08/ 951 154
P.O. Box Not Available
E-Mail Not Available
Web sites Not Available

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