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Jaramana is a city in southern Syria, administratively part of the Rif Dimashq Governorate in the Ghouta plain. Its location, 10 kilometers southeast of the Syrian capital, makes it a bustling town in the greater Damascus metropolitan area, with a mostly Christian and Druze population.


جرمانا
Jaramana refugee camp skyline and mosque dome
Jaramana refugee camp skyline and mosque dome
Jaramana is located in Syria
Jaramana
Jaramana
Coordinates: 33°29′N 36°21′E / 33.483°N 36.350°E / 33.483; 36.350
Country  Syria
Governorate Rif Dimashq Governorate
District Markaz Rif Dimashq
Nahiyah Jaramana
Area
 • City 5.95 km (2.30 sq mi)
 • Land 5.95 km (2.30 sq mi)
 • Water 0 km (0 sq mi)  0%
 • Urban 5.95 km (2.30 sq mi)
Elevation 670 m (2,200 ft)
Population (2004 census)
 • City 114,363

Jaramana (Arabic: جرمانا‎‎) is a city in southern Syria, administratively part of the Rif Dimashq Governorate in the Ghouta plain. Its location, 10 kilometers southeast of the Syrian capital, makes it a bustling town in the greater Damascus metropolitan area, with a mostly Christian and Druze population.