Azuz (עֱזוּז) is a community settlement located between Sinai and the Negev border, 12 kilometres south-southeast of Nitzana and 3 kilometres east of the border with Egypt. The current settlement was established in 1985, in place of various artisans and tourist enterprises. As of 2015, the village has 16 families. It Belongs to Ramat Negev Regional Council and is located at an average height of about 325 meters above sea level. It is named after Azuz river, which flows northeast of the settlement.