Administrative divisions of Lebanon  |  Lebanon  |  South Lebanon Governorate  |  Saida (Sidon) District


Published on: 6 May 2008 - last updated : 12 June 2015

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Sarafand is a Lebanese local authority which is located in Saida (Sidon) District, an administrative division of South Lebanon Governorate.


Municipality of Sarafand is located in the Saida (Sidon) District one of South Lebanon Governorate kazas (disticts). South Lebanon Governorate is one of the eight mohafazats (governorates) of Lebanon. It's 58 kilometers (36.0412 mi) away from Beyrouth (Beirut) the capital of Lebanon. It's elevations is of 70 meters (1) (229.67 ft - 76.552 yd) above sea level. Sarafand surface stretches for 961hectares (9.61 km² - 3.70946 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 - Sarafand (2005-2006) (3)Lebanon (2005-2006) (2)
Public Schools21763
Private Schools91025
Students schooled in the public schools1096439905
Students schooled in the private schools2366471409

Health Institutions

Health Institutions (2006) (4)
Not available2 Not available181 Not available

Kharroubi General Hospital
Address - Saida (Sidon) District
Phone Number   07/443 344
Fax Number   07/441 114
P.O. BoxNot available
Capacity (Beds)Not available

Economic Activities

Economic Activities (2004)
commercial and industrial Activity (3)Companies with more than five employees65
CompaniesNot available
Agricultural activity (3)Crops typeNot available
FeaturesNot available
Mining activity (3)MinesNot available
Activities typeNot available
Operating statusNot 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


Municipality of Sarafand (2008) (4)
AddressMain Road - Municipality of Sarafand - Saida (Sidon) District
Phone Number   07/ 441 144
Fax Number   07/ 441 144
P.O. BoxNot available
Web sites

(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)