6th October City is the capital of the governorate that was newly established in April 2008. The city is supplied with all the necessary health, education and entertainment services that attract most of the upper and middle class members for living there. There are numerous private, public and educational hospitals in the city such as Dar El Fouad hospital. El Hosary Islamic complex is one of the major places in the city that provide the inhabitants with the needed medical and educational needs. The city encloses a number of private universities and this attracts Arab students of various nationalities for living and learning there. On top of these universities are Misr University for Science and Technology and October 6 University. 6th of October city is surrounded by a number of minor cities such as Sheikh Zaued, Dream Land, the Smart Village, Utopia that are almost inhabited by members of the upper class members in Egypt.