Karahunj

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For a megalithic structure in Armenia, see Zorats Karer; for a village in Azerbaijan, see Karaundzh, Azerbaijan.
Karahunj
community
Karahunj is located in Armenia
Karahunj
Karahunj
Coordinates: 39°28′45″N 46°21′32″E / 39.47917°N 46.35889°E / 39.47917; 46.35889Coordinates: 39°28′45″N 46°21′32″E / 39.47917°N 46.35889°E / 39.47917; 46.35889
Country  Armenia
Marz Syunik
Area[1]
 • Total 19.16 km2 (7.40 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,303
 • Density 68/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone GMT +4
Karahunj at GEOnet Names Server

Karahunj (Armenian: Քարահունջ; also Romanized as K’arahunj, Karaundzh, and Karahundj) is a village and rural community (municipality) in Armenia in Syunik province known for archaeological site Zorats Karer, located 4 km south of the city of Goris. The National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia (ARMSTAT) reported its population was 1,303 in 2010,[2] up from 1,254 at the 2001 census.[3]

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