Mianeh County (Iran)

Mianeh County[1] (also Miyaneh County) (Persian: شهرستان میانه) is in East Azerbaijan province, Iran.[2] The capital of the county is the city of Mianeh. At the 2006 census, the county's population was 187,870 in 46,469 households.[3] The following census in 2011 counted 185,806 people in 52,630 households.[4] At the 2016 census, the county's population was 182,848 in 57,665 households.[5] The city of Torkamanchay is where the Treaty of Turkmenchay was signed by Russia and Iran in 1828.

Mianeh County
شهرستان میانه
County
Location of Mianeh County in East Azerbaijan province
Location of Mianeh County in East Azerbaijan province
Location of East Azerbaijan province in Iran
Location of East Azerbaijan province in Iran
Coordinates: 37°29′N 47°48′E / 37.483°N 47.800°E / 37.483; 47.800Coordinates: 37°29′N 47°48′E / 37.483°N 47.800°E / 37.483; 47.800
CountryFlag of Iran.svg Iran
ProvinceEast Azerbaijan
CapitalMianeh
DistrictsCentral, Kaghazkonan, Kandovan, Torkamanchay
Population
 (2016)
 • Total182,848
Time zoneUTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+4:30 (IRDT)
Mianeh County (Iran) can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "9205880" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".

Administrative divisionsEdit

The population history and structural changes of Mianeh County's administrative divisions over three consecutive censuses are shown in the following table. The latest census shows four districts, 17 rural districts, and five cities.[5]

Mianeh County Population
Administrative Divisions 2006[3] 2011[4] 2016[5]
Central District 126,668 130,079 129,600
Garmeh-ye Jonubi Rural District 8,205 6,331 5,394
Kolah Boz-e Gharbi Rural District 5,121 4,107 3,553
Kolah Boz-e Sharqi Rural District 5,825 5,209 4,402
Owch Tappeh-ye Sharqi Rural District 2,636 2,026 1,843
Qaflankuh-e Gharbi Rural District 12,166 11,920 7,372
Qezel Uzan Rural District 2,958 2,673 2,617
Sheykhdarabad Rural District 2,372 2,308 1,799
Achachi (city) 3,647
Mianeh (city) 87,385 95,505 98,973
Kaghazkonan District 11,101 9,366 10,729
Kaghazkonan-e Markazi Rural District 2,186 1,930 2,038
Kaghazkonan-e Shomali Rural District 3,818 2,959 3,216
Qaflankuh-e Sharqi Rural District 3,274 2,744 2,573
Aqkand (city) 1,823 1,733 2,902
Kandovan District 24,820 23,637 21,131
Garmeh-ye Shomali Rural District 7,584 6,645 5,446
Kandovan Rural District 8,444 8,487 7,857
Tirchai Rural District 6,923 6,099 5,797
Tark (city) 1,869 2,406 2,031
Torkamanchay District 25,281 22,724 21,387
Barvanan-e Gharbi Rural District 5,679 4,472 4,132
Barvanan-e Markazi Rural District 2,174 1,606 1,721
Barvanan-e Sharqi Rural District 8,304 7,400 6,356
Owch Tappeh-ye Gharbi Rural District 2,690 2,152 1,735
Torkamanchay (city) 6,434 7,094 7,443
Total 187,870 185,806 182,848

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ BGN Standard without diacritics. "Geonames" Archived 2008-05-22 at the Wayback Machine United States National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA)
  2. ^ اطلس گیتاشناسی استان‌های ایران [Atlas Gitashenasi Ostanhai Iran] (Gitashenasi Province Atlas of Iran Archived 2007-05-22 at the Wayback Machine)
  3. ^ a b "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)". AMAR (in Persian). The Statistical Center of Iran. p. 03. Archived from the original (Excel) on 20 September 2011. Retrieved 25 September 2022.
  4. ^ a b "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1390 (2011)" (Excel). Iran Data Portal (in Persian). The Statistical Center of Iran. p. 03. Retrieved 19 December 2022.
  5. ^ a b c "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1395 (2016)". AMAR (in Persian). The Statistical Center of Iran. p. 03. Archived from the original (Excel) on 13 November 2020. Retrieved 19 December 2022.