Algiers Province is a province in , named after its capital, , which is also the national capital. It is adopted from the old French department of Algiers and has a population of about 3 million.

Notable Places in the Area

The is a national museum located in , . Photo: Yelles, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Archdiocese of Algiers is the metropolitan see for the ecclesiastical province of in . Photo: Ps2613, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Sports venue
Stade du 5 Juillet 1962, is a football and athletics stadium located in , . Photo: Haddbill, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is an art museum in , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is the capital and largest city of . Photo: Clapsus, CC BY-SA 3.0.

or Bir Khadem is a commune in Algiers Province and a suburb of the city of in northern . Photo: Zia ach, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Bab El Oued is a neighbourhood in , the capital of , along the coast north of the . is situated 7 km northeast of Algiers. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.


36.7405° or 36° 44' 25.9" north
3.0096° or 3° 0' 34.5" east
Open Location Code
193 metres (633 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Tawilayt n Lezzayer
  • Arabic: Algiers
  • Arabic: الجزائر
  • Arabic: الجزائر العاصمة
  • Arabic: بلدية حيدرة
  • Arabic: ولاية الجزائر
  • Arabic: ولاية الجزائر Wilāya Al Ǧazāʾir
  • Arabic: ولايه الجزائر
  • Armenian: Ալժիր
  • Asturian; Bable: provincia d'Algiers
  • Azerbaijani: Əlcəzair vilayəti
  • Basque: Aljer probintzia
  • Basque: Aljerreko probintzia
  • Belarusian: Алжыр
  • Belarusian: Альжыр
  • Belarusian: правінцыя Алжыр
  • Bulgarian: Алжир
  • Catalan: Província d'Alger
  • Catalan: Província d’Alger
  • Catalan: província d'Alger
  • Cebuano: Wilaya d' Alger
  • Chinese: Algiers Séng
  • Chinese: 阿尔及尔省
  • Chinese: 阿爾及爾省
  • Corsican: pruvincia d'Algeri
  • Danish: Algier
  • Dutch: Algiers
  • English: Algiers Province
  • English: DZ-16
  • English: Wilāyat al-Jazā'ir
  • Esperanto: Provinco Alĝero
  • French: Alger
  • French: Wilaya d'Alger
  • French: province d'Alger
  • French: wilaya d'Alger
  • French: wilayah d'Alger
  • Gallegan: Provincia de Alxer
  • Gallegan: Vilaia de Alxer
  • Georgian: ალჟირის პროვინცია
  • German: Algier
  • German: DZ-16
  • Greek: Επαρχία Αλγερίου
  • Hindi: अल्जीयर्स प्रांत
  • Indonesian: Provinsi Aljir
  • Italian: Algeri
  • Italian: provincia di Algeri
  • Japanese: アルジェ県
  • Kabyle: Tawilayt n Lezzayer
  • Korean: 알제주
  • Ladino: Arjel
  • Lithuanian: Alžyro vilaja
  • Lithuanian: Alžyro vilajetas
  • Malay (generic): Algiers Province
  • Malay (generic): Wilayah Algiers
  • Min Nan Chinese: Algiers Séng
  • Northern Sami: Algiers eanangoddi
  • Norwegian: Alger
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Alger
  • Persian: استان الجزیره
  • Persian: ولایة الجزائر
  • Polish: Prowincja Algier
  • Portuguese: Argel
  • Portuguese: Província Argel
  • Romanian: Provincia Alger
  • Russian: Алжир
  • Scots: Algiers Province
  • Serbian: Алжир
  • Serbo-Croatian: Alžir (pokrajina)
  • Serbo-Croatian: Alžir
  • Spanish: Provincia de Argel
  • Swahili (generic): Jimbo ya Algiers
  • Swahili (generic): Wilaya ya Algiers
  • Swedish: Alger
  • Tagalog: Lalawigan ng Algiers
  • Tajik: Vilojati Alçazoir
  • Tajik: Вилояти Алҷазоир
  • Turkish: Cezayir Vilayeti
  • Ukrainian: Алжир
  • Urdu: صوبہ الجزائر
  • Vietnamese: Algiers
  • Waray (Philippines): Algiers
  • Welsh: Talaith Algiers
  • Western Panjabi: صوبہ الجزائر
  • Wu Chinese: 阿尔及尔省
  • Zulu: Algiers Province
  • Département d’Alger
  • Provincia di Algeri
  • Wilaya d’ Alger
  • Wilāyat al-Ǧazāʾir

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