Baneh

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For the administrative subdivision, see Bane County. For the village in Lorestan Province, see Baneh, Lorestan. For the village in Markazi Province, see Baneh, Markazi.
Baneh
بانه
city
Iran - Kordestan Province - Bane - Arbaba.jpg
Baneh is located in Iran
Baneh
Baneh
Coordinates: 35°59′51″N 45°53′07″E / 35.99750°N 45.88528°E / 35.99750; 45.88528Coordinates: 35°59′51″N 45°53′07″E / 35.99750°N 45.88528°E / 35.99750; 45.88528
Country  Iran
Province Kurdistan
County Baneh
Bakhsh Central
Population (2011)
 • Total 90,304
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Baneh (Persian: بانه‎; Kurdish: بانه‌‎, Bane; also Romanized as Bāneh)[1] is a city in and capital of Baneh County, Kurdistan Province, Iran. At the 2011 census, its population was 90,304.[2] Baneh is one of the sites that still have their unique forests.

Gallery[edit]

panorama photo of the Baaneh city (November 2013)

Language[edit]

People of Baneh mainly speak Sorani dialect of Kurdish Language. There is also some citizens in government offices which speak Persian.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Baneh can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3055216" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  2. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)" (Excel). Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original on 2011-11-11.