Küyü or Kivi (Persian: کیوی or کویو, also Romanized as Kīvī; also known as Givi گیوی )[2] is a city in and the capital of Kowsar County, Ardabil Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 6,467, in 1,721 families.[3] Earlier, Kivi was divided into upper and lower Kivi: Düz küyü[4] (کیوی بالا) and Aşaği küyü[5] (كيوی پائين).

Küyü or Kivi
کویو or کیوی
Küyü or Kivi is located in Iran
Küyü or Kivi
Küyü or Kivi
Coordinates: 37°41′49″N 48°20′01″E / 37.69694°N 48.33361°E / 37.69694; 48.33361Coordinates: 37°41′49″N 48°20′01″E / 37.69694°N 48.33361°E / 37.69694; 48.33361
 (2016 Census)
 • Total7,101 [1]
Time zoneUTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+4:30 (IRDT)
Kivi, Iran at GEOnet Names Server and Kivi, Iran at GEOnet Names Server

Kivi or küyü is situated in the center of a newly established county (one of the five regions of Khalkhal historically and separated from Khalkhal County in a previous decade), with an area of 1,243.8 square kilometres (480.2 sq mi). It borders Ardabil to the north, Khalkhal to the south, Hashtpar in Gilan Province to the east, and Mianeh to the west in East Azerbaijan Province.


  1. ^ "Statistical Center of Iran > Home".
  2. ^ Kivi, Iran can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3071702" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  3. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)" (Excel). Statistical Center of Iran. Archived from the original on 2011-11-11.
  4. ^ düz küyü at GEOnet Names Server
  5. ^ [1] at GEOnet Names Server

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