Beit Lahiya

Beit Lahia or Beit Lahiya is a city located in the north of , near and the 1949 Armistice Line with . According to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics, the city had a population of 59,540 in mid-year 2006.

Landmarks in the Area

Ruins
Dugit was an Israeli settlement located in the northern tip of the closest to the shore of the in a mini-settlement bloc including and . is situated 2½ km northwest of Beit Lahiya. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Ruins
Nisanit was the largest Israeli settlement in the northern tip of the in a mini-settlement bloc including and . is situated 3 km northeast of Beit Lahiya. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Ruins
Elei Sinai was an Israeli settlement in the north of the . is situated 3½ km north of Beit Lahiya. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Border checkpoint
The Erez Crossing is a border crossing on the Israel–Gaza barrier located at the northern end of the , on the border with . is situated 4 km east of Beit Lahiya. Photo: Zero0000, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Town
Jabalia also Jabalya is a Palestinian city located 4 kilometers north of . is situated 1½ km south of Beit Lahiya. Photo: ISM Palestine, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Suburb
Jabalia Camp is a Palestinian refugee camp located 3 kilometers north of . is situated 3 km southwest of Beit Lahiya. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Town
Beit Hanoun or Beit Hanun is a city on the northeast edge of the . is situated 3½ km east of Beit Lahiya.

Suburb
Al-Shati, also known as Beach camp, is a Palestinian refugee camp located in the northern along the coastline in the Gaza Governorate, and more specifically . is situated 5 km west of Beit Lahiya. Photo: Mujaddara, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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