Behshahr County

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Behshahr County
شهرستان بهشهر
Ashraf (اشرف)
County
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Coordinates: 36°41′N 53°44′E / 36.683°N 53.733°E / 36.683; 53.733Coordinates: 36°41′N 53°44′E / 36.683°N 53.733°E / 36.683; 53.733
Country  Iran
Province Mazandaran
Capital Behshahr
Bakhsh (Districts) Central District, Yaneh Sar District
Area[1]
 • Total 1,416.27 km2 (546.82 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 154,957
 • Density 110/km2 (280/sq mi)
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)
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Behshahr County (Persian: شهرستان بهشهر‎, Šahrestân-e Behšahr; Mazanderani: اَشرِفِ شهرستون, Ašref-e-Šahrestun) is a county in Mazandaran Province in Iran. The capital of the county is Behshahr. The most important towns of the county are Behshahr and Rostamkola. At the 2006 census, the county's population was 154,957, in 40,432 families.[2] The county is subdivided into two districts: the Central District and Yaneh Sar District. The county has three cities: Behshahr, Rostamkola, and Khalil Shahr.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mozaffa F.; Aghae Y.; Taghvaei M.; Shaykh Baygloo R. (Winter 2011). "Analysis of Intraregional Disparities of Development in Mazandaran Ostan" (PDF). Geography and Environmental Planning 40 (4): 13–28. Retrieved 23 August 2013. 
  2. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)" (Excel). Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original on 2011-11-11. 

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