Jerash Governorate


This governorate is one district called Jerash Qasabah District consists of two sub-districts; the total population is 250,000 of which 52% are male.
It is the smallest governorate of Jordan with area of 410 Square kilometers, and the second highest population density in Jordan after Irbid governorate.
Jerash city is one of the most important archeological sites in the world and it is one of the richest cities with agricultural land. There is only one private university.