Karak governorate has seven districts and three sub-districts with a total area of 3,495 square kilometers.
The total population is 333,900 from which 52.26% are male. The land of Karak is situated along the south eastern coast of the Dead Sea.
It is considered as an agricultural and industrial area, the poultry farms are covering 33% of the local consumption of poultry products and it contains raw minerals such as Potash, Phosphate, Bromine, Raw Cement, and Gypsum. Hussein Bin Abdullah II Industrial City is a qualified industrial zone located in Karak and there is one university.