Banavan, Fars

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"Khir" redirects here. For the nearby village also with that name, see Mobarakabad, Estahban. For the administrative subdivision, see Khir Rural District.
Banavan is located in Iran
Coordinates: 29°15′45″N 53°55′25″E / 29.26250°N 53.92361°E / 29.26250; 53.92361Coordinates: 29°15′45″N 53°55′25″E / 29.26250°N 53.92361°E / 29.26250; 53.92361
Country  Iran
Province Fars
County Estahban
Bakhsh Runiz
Rural District Khir
Population (2006)
 • Total 1,695
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Banavan (Persian: بنوان‎, also Romanized as Banavān and Banvān; also known as Kheyr, Khir, and Qal‘eh-i-Banaven)[1] is a village in Khir Rural District, Runiz District, Estahban County, Fars Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 1,695, in 427 families.[2]


  1. ^ Banavan can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3055271" 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.