Al Ras


Al Ras

Infobox UAE community
comm_name = Al Ras
ar_name = الراس
image_comm = Al Ras on 26 December 2007 Pict 2.jpg
image_comm_caption = Business district of Al Ras
emirate_name = Dubai
city_name = Dubai
comm_established =
comm_number = 112
comm_area = 0.20 km²
comm_pop = 6,812 [http://cpq.dhcc.ae/PDF%20Bank/Healthcare%20in%20Dubai/PopulationDistribution.pdf Existing Population and Future Holding Capacities in Dubai Urban Area] . Dubai Healthcare City. 2000] (2000)
comm_density = 34,060/km²
neighbourhood = Al Buteen, Al Dhagaya
dubaimetro = yes
comm_green = Al Ras/Gold Souk
coordinates = Coord|25.26732|55.29428|display=inline,title
footnotes =

Al Ras ( _ar. الراس) is a locality in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). It is the easternmost locality in the area of Deira and borders the Dubai Creek to the west and south, and Al Dhagaya and Al Buteen to the east. Al Ras, literally meaning "The Cape", is one of the oldest communities in Deira. It is bounded on the north, south and west by route D 85 (Al Baniyas Road) and to the east by Old Baladiya Street (110th Road).

Important landmarks in Al Ras include Dubai Central Public Library, St. George Hotel, Deira Spice Souk, and Al Ras Hotel.

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