Karak

Country

Jordan

Name Of City/Municipality

Karak

Region Mouhafaza-District 

Province: Karak Governorate 


 

Population


Area

 765km2, metro

Name Of Mayor

 Mohid Maaitah

Contact

 +962 3 2351300

Website 

karak.gov.jo

Main Features: Cultural Or Historic Status / Tourism Attractions / Natural Sites

The most remarkable landmark in Karak is its crusader castle built in the 12th century. 

Main Economic Activities (Industrial, Agriculture)


- Agriculture (cereals, fruits and vegetables)

- Livestock and poultry farming

- Business activities

Sustainable Development Challenges

Its main development challenges includes limited natural resources and a stagnant economy.