Yazd province

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Yazd Province
استان یزد
Yazd counties
Yazd counties
Location of Yazd Province within Iran
Location of Yazd Province within Iran
Coordinates: 31°53′41″N 54°21′25″E / 31.8948°N 54.3570°E / 31.8948; 54.3570Coordinates: 31°53′41″N 54°21′25″E / 31.8948°N 54.3570°E / 31.8948; 54.3570
CountryIran
CapitalYazd
Counties10
Area
 • Total129,285 km2 (49,917 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)[1]
 • Total1,138,533
 • Density8.8/km2 (23/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+03:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+04:30 (IRST)
Main language(s)Persian

Yazd Province (Persian: استان یزد, Ostān-e Yazd ) is one of the 31 provinces of Iran. Its capital is Yazd.

References[change | change source]

  1. "National census 2016". amar.org.ir. Retrieved 2017-03-14.[]

Other websites[change | change source]

Media related to Yazd Province at Wikimedia Commons
Yazd (province) travel guide from Wikivoyage