Ardal County (Persian: شهرستان اردل) is in Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari province, Iran. Its capital is the city of Ardal.
Persian: شهرستان اردل
|Coordinates: 31°55′N 50°28′E / 31.917°N 50.467°E|
|Province||Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari|
|Time zone||UTC+3:30 (IRST)|
|Ardal County can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "9206268" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".|
At the 2006 census, the county's population was 68,740 in 14,474 households. The following census in 2011 counted 53,514 people, in 12,703 households, by which time parts of the Central District had been separated from the county to participate in the formation of Kiar County. At the 2016 census, the county's population was 48,880 in 13,066 households.
The population history and structural changes of Ardal County's administrative divisions over three consecutive censuses are shown in the following table. The latest census shows two districts, four rural districts, and two cities.
|Dinaran Rural District||7,548||6,800||5,890|
|Mashayekh Rural District1||7,158|
|Naghan Rural District1||3,286|
|Poshtkuh Rural District||20,878||21,395||10,933|
|Miankuh Rural District||10,622||10,709||6,973|
|Shalil Rural District||6,158||5,618||4,593|
|Sar Khun (city)||2,131|
|1Became a part of Kiar County|
- ^ OpenStreetMap contributors (31 March 2023). "Ardal County" (Map). OpenStreetMap. Retrieved 31 March 2023.
- ^ a b c d "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1395 (2016)". AMAR (in Persian). The Statistical Center of Iran. p. 14. Archived from the original (Excel) on 24 May 2019. Retrieved 19 December 2022.
- ^ Gitashenasi Province Atlas of Iran
اطلس گیتاشناسی استانهای ایران Archived May 22, 2007, at the Wayback Machine
- ^ a b "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)". AMAR (in Persian). The Statistical Center of Iran. p. 14. Archived from the original (Excel) on 20 September 2011. Retrieved 25 September 2022.
- ^ a b "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1390 (2011)" (Excel). Iran Data Portal (in Persian). The Statistical Center of Iran. p. 14. Retrieved 19 December 2022.