Haymar, Syria


Location of Haymar in Syria

Coordinates: 36°45′47″N 37°55′46″E / 36.7631°N 37.9294°E / 36.7631; 37.9294Coordinates: 36°45′47″N 37°55′46″E / 36.7631°N 37.9294°E / 36.7631; 37.9294
Country  Syria
Governorate Aleppo
District Jarabulus
Subdistrict Jarabulus
Elevation 459 m (1,506 ft)
Population (2004)[1] 1,749
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
  Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Geocode C2229

Haymar (Arabic: حيمر, translit. Ḩaymar), also spelled Heymer, is a village in northern Aleppo Governorate, northern Syria. Situated on the northern Manbij Plain, the village is located about 9 kilometres (5.6 mi) southwest of Jarabulus and about 4 km (2.5 mi) south of the border to the Turkish province of Gaziantep.

With 1,749 inhabitants, as per the 2004 census, Haymar administratively belongs to Nahiya Jarabulus within Jarabulus District.[1] Nearby localities include al-Haluwaniyah 3 km (1.9 mi) to the northwest, Tall Shair 2 km (1.2 mi) to the northeast, and Yusuf Bayk 2.5 km (1.6 mi) to the south.


  1. 1 2 "2004 Census Data for Nahiya Jarabulus" (in Arabic). Syrian Central Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 15 October 2015. Also available in English: UN OCHA. "2004 Census Data". Humanitarian Data Exchange. Retrieved 4 December 2015.
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