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Tulkarm is a city in Central Palestine located just inside what's called the Green Line, 15km east of the Mediterranian Sea.


The population of Tulkarm is about 50,000 people, most of them are Suni Muslims, very few christians and no Jews.


The Climate of Tulkarm is subtropical with rainfall is limited to the winter.the average temperature in the winter ranges between 8 C to 16 C, while the average temperature in the summer ranges between 17 C to 30 C.


Everyone speaks Arabic, however English is a second language and almost everyone speaks English too.


Tulkarm produces Citrus Fruits, Melons, Olives, Olive Oil, Tomatoes, Potatoes,Wheat,Sesame,peanut,Egg Plant,Chilly Pepper,Green Beans,Guava.


There is a two-year college at Tulkarm it's called Khodori Institute in addition to four highschools two for girls and two for boys.


Tulkarm has three private television stations; Al-Salam, Al-Fajir and Al-Bilad.

Source: Welcome To Tulkarm