Goychay Rayon

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Goychay
Raion
Map of Azerbaijan showing Goychay Raion
Map of Azerbaijan showing Goychay Raion
Country Azerbaijan
Capital Goychay
Area
 • Total 736 km2 (284 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2011)[1]
 • Total 111,400
Postal code 2300
Website www.goychay.az

Goychay (Göyçay) is a raion of Azerbaijan. It is in the central part of the county, in the Shirvan valley.[2] The capital is Goychay. There is one city and 55 villages. The region is famous for its pomegranate growing industry.

It is at the foot of Greater Caucasus mountain range.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Regionların inkişafı və Dövlət Proqramları Şöbəsi: Göyçay rayonu". Regional Development and State Programmes Department. Retrieved 27 May 2011. 
  2. "GeoNames. Göyçay Rayonu". GeoNames. Retrieved 27 May 2011.