Lamerd County

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Lamerd County
شهرستان لامرد
Location in Fars Province
Location in Fars Province
Location of Fars Province in Iran
Location of Fars Province in Iran
Coordinates: 27°27′N 53°11′E / 27.450°N 53.183°E / 27.450; 53.183Coordinates: 27°27′N 53°11′E / 27.450°N 53.183°E / 27.450; 53.183
Country Iran
ProvinceSouth Fars
Bakhsh (Districts)Central District, Eshkanan District, Alamarvdasht District
 • Total76,971
Time zoneUTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+4:30 (IRDT)
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Lamerd County (Persian: شهرستان لامرد) is a county in Fars Province in Iran. The capital of the county is Lamerd.[1]

At the 2006 census, the county's population was 76,971, in 16,602 families.[2] The county is subdivided into three districts: the Central District, Eshkanan District, and the Alamarvdasht District. The county has four cities: Lamerd, Ahel, Alamarvdasht, and Eshkanan.

Lamerd was historically part of the region of Irahistan. The people of Lamerd are closely related to the Achomi people.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Gitashenasi Province Atlas of Iranاطلس گیتاشناسی استان‌های ایران Archived 2007-05-22 at the Wayback Machine
  2. "Population - Iran Data Portal". Islamic Republic of Iran.
  3. ABO and Rh blood groups distribution in the populations of Larestan and Lamerd, Fars province Iran. Archived 2014-03-22 at the Wayback Machine Iranian Journal of Public Health 1996.