Where is Jordan?

Jordan is located in the Middle East & North Africa region at latitude 30.585164 and longitude 36.238414 and is part of the Asian continent.

The DMS coordinates for the center of the country are:

  • 30° 35' 6.59'' N
  • 36° 14' 18.29'' E

You can see the location of Jordan on the world map below:

Jordan Neighboring Countries

The neighboring countries of Jordan are:

  • Iraq
  • Israel
  • Palestine, State of
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Syrian Arab Republic
Flag pin pointing out the location of Jordan on the Middle East map

Jordan Related Content

Jordan Key Facts

Indicator Jordan
Coordinates 30.585164, 36.238414
Country code alpha-2 JO
Country code alpha-3 JOR
Int. Phone Prefix +962
Capital city Amman
Continent Asia
World Bank Region Middle East & North Africa
Country area in sq km 89,342
Population 2021 10,269,022
Median Age 23.4
Life expectancy 74.3
World Bank income group Upper middle income
Major languages Arabic (official), English (widely understood among upper and middle classes)
Currency Jordanian Dinar (JOD)
GDP in 2020 43.7 billion
GDP per capita in 2020 $4,283
UTC/GMT Time UTC+02:00 Number of time zones: 1
Internet TLD .jo
Biggest Airport Queen Alia International Airport (AMM)
Average temperature (in Celsius) 18.3
Administrative Divisions 12 governorates