North Khorasan Province

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North Khorasan Province
استان خراسان شمالی
Province
Map of Iran with North Khorasan highlighted
Location of North Khorasan within Iran
Coordinates: 37°28′34″N 57°19′54″E / 37.4761°N 57.3317°E / 37.4761; 57.3317
Country  Iran
Capital Bojnord
Counties 7
Area
 • Total 28,434 km2 (10,978 sq mi)
Population (2006)[1]
 • Total 811,572
 • Density 28.5423/km2 (73.9242/sq mi)
Time zone IRST (UTC+03:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRST (UTC+04:30)
Main language(s) Persian
Kurdish
Turkmen
Khorasani Turkic

North Khorasan Province (Persian: استان خراسان شمالی, Ostān-e Khorāsān-e Shomālī and Kurdish: Xorasani kurdi) is a province in northeastern Iran. Its capital is Bojnord.

References[change | change source]

  1. [1] National Census 2006

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