Al-Kharj

Kharj (Arabic: الخرج) is a governorate in central Saudi Arabia. It is one of the important governorates in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and is located in the southeast of the capital Riyadh, within an area of 19,790 km2 ~ 4,890,215.5 acres, and a population of 376,325 people, according to the statistics of the General Authority for Statistics for the year 2010. The city of Al Saih (Arabic: السيح) is the capital of modern Kharj and its administrative and economic center.

Kharj
الخرج
King Abdul Aziz Kharj Castle in Kharj
Kharj
Location in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Coordinates: 24°08′54.0″N 47°18′18.0″E
Country Saudi Arabia
ProvinceRiyadh Region
Government
  Acting GovernorMusaad bin Abdullah bin Saad Almadhi
Area
  Total19,790 km2 (6,740 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)
  Total376,325
  Density19/km2 (56/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+3
  Summer (DST)UTC+3

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