Gonabad County

Gonabad County (Persian: شهرستان گناباد) is a county in Razavi Khorasan Province in Iran. The capital of the county is Gonabad. At the 2006 census, its population (including portions of the county that were later split from it to form Bajestan County) was 106,158, in 30,357 families; excluding those portions, the population was 76,663 in 22,260 families.[2] Gonabad County has two districts: Central District and Kakhk District. It has three cities: Gonabad, Bidokht, and Kakhk. The main villages are Zibad (Zeabad), Mend, Sanu, Bilond, and Disfan.

Gonabad County
شهرستان گناباد
Location of Gonabad County in Razavi Khorasan province
Location of Gonabad County in Razavi Khorasan province
Location of Razavi Khorasan Province in Iran
Location of Razavi Khorasan Province in Iran
Coordinates: 34°25′N 58°40′E / 34.417°N 58.667°E / 34.417; 58.667Coordinates: 34°25′N 58°40′E / 34.417°N 58.667°E / 34.417; 58.667
Country Iran
ProvinceRazavi Khorasan Province
CapitalGonabad
Bakhsh (Districts)Central District, Kakhk District
Population
 (2016)[1]
 • Total88,753
Time zoneUTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+4:30 (IRDT)
Gonabad County at GEOnet Names Server

Historical placesEdit

 
Sassanian Empire last shelter Yazdegerd III

Climate and geographyEdit

Gonabad is located in a plate aria on the north of the Brakoh mountain or Kūh-e Tīr Māhī [3]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1395 (2016)" (Excel). Islamic Republic of Iran.
  2. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)" (Excel). Statistical Center of Iran. Archived from the original on 2011-11-11.
  3. ^ [Geography and tribes and minorities in khorasan,Mohammad Ajam, research published 1992,university of Imam Sadegh,Tehran.]