Medina is considered as the second and most holiest place in the Islamic World; it contains The Prophetic Mosque
and hosted prophet Muhammad (PBUH); besides, it has his grave. Its important location overlooks major regional roads such as Immigration Road, Yanbu
Road, Al Qassim
Road, and Tabuk
Road. It has an official population of approximately 839.000. It has several names like: Yathreb; in pre-Islamic era name, Dar Al Hijra, and Taibah.