Territorial administration of Lebanon  |  Lebanon  |  South Lebanon Governorate  |  Tyr (Sour) District


10 April 2008 - last updated : 19 June 2015

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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)
Public Schools21763
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)
Not availableNot availableNot availableNot available2

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)
AddressPlace du Village - Municipality of Chehour - Tyr (Sour) District
Phone Number   07/ 415 100 - 415 511
Fax Number   07/ 415 100
P.O. BoxNot available
Web sitesNot available