Residential Areas in 6th of October City

About 6th of October City

6th of October city is a relatively new residential and industrial city that is located in Giza governorate. To clarify, it was named after the 1973 victory.

The city exists about 38 km away from the center of Cairo.  It is distinguished by its low population density, and its low temperatures, compared to Cairo

One of the drawbacks of the city is its distance from the center of Cairo, and the heavy traffic across its main entrance road (26 July axis). Moreover, 6th of October city offers a very wide variety of residential levels: economic, middle, and luxurious housing.

Its prominent landmarks include: Arab Mall, Akhbar Al-Youm Academy, Zuwail Academy for Science and Technology, Media Production City, and Dream Park.

In addition, 6th of October city can be accessed via 26 July axis or the Ring Road.

The Most Important Services in the 6th of October City

The Industrial City

It is one of the largest industrial areas in Egypt. The city contains many industrial institutions, such as the Bavarian Auto Group, the Egyptian German Automotive Company, General Motors, and Vodafone Egypt.

Educational Services


For example:

  • Ahram Canadian University (ACU)
  • Misr University for Science and Technology (MUST)
  • Cairo University (CU)
  • October University of Modern Sciences and Arts (MSA)


Such as:

  • Higher Institute of Applied Arts
  • Higher Institute of Architecture


For example:

  • American International School

Health Services

They include:

  • Dar Al Fouad Hospital
  • Al-Safwa Hospital

Shopping Centers

Such as:

  • Cairo Gate
  • Cityscape Mall
  • Dandy Mega Mall
  • Mall of Arabia
  • Mall of Egypt
  • Porto October Mall

Residential Areas: From the Highest Price to Lowest

The residential area in 6th of October City is well planned and organized, as it is divided into neighborhoods. Each neighborhood is divided into a Mogawra and most of the neighborhoods are numbered, in addition to several other neighborhoods: featured neighborhood, Al Worod neighborhood, Al-Bashayer neighborhood, Al Ashgar neighborhood, and the West Somid neighborhood. Moreover, there are the southern residential neighborhoods, and the northern touristic areas.

Here are some of the most expensive and cheapest residential areas in 6th of October City.

Featured Neighborhood

One of the oldest neighborhoods in 6th of October City, but it is still the best neighborhood. Featured neighborhood is located on the 26th of July axis, and the neighborhood includes Dar Al Fouad Hospital, Misr University, and Novotel Hotel.

The average price per square meter is EGP 6,750 for apartments, and EGP 13,300 for villas.

West Somid

One of the luxurious neighborhoods of 6th of October City, West Somid is ideally located; it is located at the entrance to 6th of October City on the 26th of July axis. The neighborhood is famous for its luxurious villas, wide streets and gardens.

Average price per square meter is EGP 6,550 for apartments, and EGP 10,150 for villas.

Average Prices Per Square of Neighborhoods 

6th of October city contains 12 residential neighborhoods that vary between Economic, Middle, Upper-Middle, Upscale, and Luxury and Featured neighborhoods. Each neighborhood has its own service area, in addition to that, the neighborhoods are famous for the availability of the schools.

Average price per square meter EGP 4,650 for apartments, EGP 11,300 for villas.

October Gardens

October Gardens is an integrated city, and it represents the natural expansion of the 6th of October City. It contains Build Your Home Project and the National Housing Project, in addition to a large number of Economic, Middle and Upper-Middle residential projects. Also, there are several “compounds”, and some of these compounds provide units at affordable prices for the youth and newlyweds category.

Average price per square meter EGP 3,950 for apartments, EGP 4,550 for villas.

Southern Neighborhoods

The average price per square meter is EGP 3,700 for apartments.

Industrial Zone

The industrial zone in 6th of October City is characterized by the presence of many factories, and those factories are surrounded by private housing for workers in factories. The industrial zone defects are its proximity to factories and pollutants and its distance from the main services.

Average price per square meter EGP 2,550 for apartments.

*The prices mentioned in the article are subject to change, and we are keen on Aqarmap to update the neighborhood price list continuously so that the consumer is aware of the changes taking place in the real estate market.

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