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Chehour ( شحور) is a Lebanese local authority which is located in Tyr (Sour) District (Qada'a), an administrative division of South Lebanon Governorate (Mohafazah). The municipality is member of Federation of Tyr (Sour) District Municipalities.


Municipality of Chehour 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 95 kilometers (59.033 mi) away from Beyrouth (Beirut) the capital of Lebanon. It's elevations is of 320 meters (1) (1049.92 ft - 349.952 yd) above sea level. Chehour surface stretches for 781hectares (7.81 km² - 3.01466 mi²)(2).

Educational establishments


Educational establishments - Chehour (2005-2006) (3) Lebanon (2005-2006) (2)
Schools 2 2788
Public Schools 2 1763
Private Schools Not available 1025
Students schooled in the public schools Not available 439905
Students schooled in the private schools Not available 471409

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
Not available Not available Not available Not available 2
0 0

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 Chehour (2008) (4)
Address Place du Village - Municipality of Chehour - Tyr (Sour) District
Phone Number    07/ 415 100 - 415 511
Fax Number    07/ 415 100
P.O. Box Not available
E-Mail shhour@idm.net.lb
Web sites Not available