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Arakvaz (Persian: اركواز‎, also Romanized as Arak Vāz, Arkvāz, Erkewaz, and Arkwāz; also known as Arkavāzī, Arak Vāz-e Malek Shāhī, and Qal‘eh Darreh)[2] is a city in and capital of Malekshahi County, Ilam Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 14,225, in 2,771 families.[3] It is adjacent to the city of Delgosha, bordering it to the north.

Arakvaz

اركواز
City
Arakvaz is located in Iran
Arakvaz
Arakvaz
Coordinates: 33°22′58″N 46°35′54″E / 33.38278°N 46.59833°E / 33.38278; 46.59833Coordinates: 33°22′58″N 46°35′54″E / 33.38278°N 46.59833°E / 33.38278; 46.59833
Country Iran
ProvinceIlam
CountyMalekshahi
BakhshCentral
Population
 (2016 Census)
 • Total11,977 [1]
Time zoneUTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+4:30 (IRDT)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.amar.org.ir/english
  2. ^ Arakvaz can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3078919" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  3. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)". Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original (Excel) on 2011-11-11.