Qabala Rayon

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Qabala
Rayon
A waterfall in Gabala district of Azerbaijan
Map of Azerbaijan showing Qabala Rayon
Coordinates: 40°58′53″N 47°50′45″E / 40.98139°N 47.84583°E / 40.98139; 47.84583Coordinates: 40°58′53″N 47°50′45″E / 40.98139°N 47.84583°E / 40.98139; 47.84583
Country Azerbaijan
Capital Qabala
Area
 • Total 1,550 km2 (600 sq mi)
Population [1]
 • Total 93,770
 • Density 60.50/km2 (156.7/sq mi)
Telephone code 0160

Qabala is a rayon of Azerbaijan. Its capital is the historic town of Qəbələ. In ancient times the town was the capital of Caucasian Albania.

Qabala has a professional football team called Gabala FC.

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