Where Its Located

Assyria is located 42 degrees N latitude and 85 degrees west longitude. It is north mesopotamia.

Major Cities

The top four cities are Nineveh, Ashur, Arbail, and Arrapha.


Two important rivers ran through Assyria. They were the Tigris and the Euhprates. On the north and east of Assyria were the Taurus and Zagros mountains. On the south and west there was a low limestone plateau. These physical features created a boundary between Assyria and the neighboring land.