Northern Borders Region
Map of Saudi Arabia with Northern Borders Province highlighted
|o Governor||Faisal bin Khalid bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz Al Saud|
|o Total||111,797 km2 (43,165 sq mi)|
|o Density||2.9/km2 (7.4/sq mi)|
The Northern Borders Region (Arabic: Al-?ud?d A?-?am?liyya) is the least populated region of Saudi Arabia. It is located in the north of the country, bordering Iraq and Jordan. It has an area of 111,797 km² and a population of 320,524 at the 2010 census. The region is sub-divided into three governorates: 'Ar'ar, Rafha and Turayf. Its capital is 'Ar'ar.
The region is subdivided into four governorates: