New Salhia, Egypt, Africa
 
 
Year1982latitude: 30° 37'
longitude: 31° 56'
Period
Initiator(s)Government of Egypt
Planning organization
Nationality initiator(s)Egyptian
Designer(s) / Architect(s)
Design organization
Inhabitants40,000
Target population80,000
Town website
Town related linkshttp://www.newcities.gov.eg/english/New_Communities/Salhia/default.aspx
Literature

type of New Town: > scale of autonomy
New-Town-in-Town
Satellite
New Town
Company Town
> client
Private Corporation
Public Corporation
> policy
Capital
Decentralization
Industrialization
Resettlement
Economic
 
New Salhia was established by presidential decree in 1982. It is 40 Km far from Ismailia city.
The total urban area of the city is 1617 acresand the total number of housing units is 5472 of which 626 (500 low and economic – 126 medium) implemented by New Urban Communities Authority and 7436 implemented by private sector.

source: http://www.newcities.gov.eg/

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