Kafr Burayshah

Kafr Burayshah
كفر بارجة
Kafr Burayshah

Location of Kafr Burayshah in Syria

Coordinates: 36°37′43″N 37°08′51″E / 36.6286°N 37.1475°E / 36.6286; 37.1475Coordinates: 36°37′43″N 37°08′51″E / 36.6286°N 37.1475°E / 36.6286; 37.1475
Country  Syria
Governorate Aleppo
District Azaz
Subdistrict Sawran
Elevation 493 m (1,617 ft)
Population (2004)[1] 126
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
  Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Geocode C1671

Kafr Burayshah (Arabic: كفر بارجة), also referred to as Kafr Barja, is a village in northern Aleppo Governorate, northwestern Syria. It is located on the Queiq Plain, 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) northeast of Azaz, 45 km (28 mi) north of the city of Aleppo, and 3 km (1.9 mi) south of the border to the Turkish province of Kilis.

The village administratively belongs to Nahiya Sawran in Azaz District. Nearby localities include Nayarah 4 km (2.5 mi) to the southwest and Shamarikh 3 km (1.9 mi) to the northwest. In the 2004 census, Kafr Burayshah had a population of 126.[1]


  1. 1 2 "2004 Census Data for Nahiya Sawran, Aleppo Governorate" (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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