Razavi Khorasan province

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Razavi Khorasan Province
استان خراسان رضوی
Map of Iran with Razavi Khorasan highlighted
Location of Razavi Khorasan within Iran
Coordinates: 36°17′53″N 59°36′21″E / 36.2980°N 59.6057°E / 36.2980; 59.6057Coordinates: 36°17′53″N 59°36′21″E / 36.2980°N 59.6057°E / 36.2980; 59.6057
CountryIran
CapitalMashhad
Counties19
Area
 • Total144,681 km2 (55,862 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)[1]
 • Total5,593,079
 • Density39/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+03:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+04:30 (IRST)
Main language(s)Persian

Razavi Khorasan Province (Persian: استان خراسان رضوی, Ostān-e Khorāsān-e Rażavī ) is one of the 31 provinces of Iran. Its capital is Mashhad.

References[change | change source]

  1. [1] National Census 2006