Khoshk-e Bijar

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For the administrative subdivision, see Khoshk-e Bijar District. For the nearby village also with this name, see Khoshk-e Bijar (village).
Khoshk-e Bijar
Khoshk-e Bijar is located in Iran
Khoshk-e Bijar
Khoshk-e Bijar
Coordinates: 37°22′29″N 49°45′27″E / 37.37472°N 49.75750°E / 37.37472; 49.75750Coordinates: 37°22′29″N 49°45′27″E / 37.37472°N 49.75750°E / 37.37472; 49.75750
Country  Iran
Province Gilan
County Rasht
Bakhsh Khoshk-e Bijar
 • Total 96 km2 (37 sq mi)
Population (2014)
 • Total 49,000
 • Density 510/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Khoshk-e Bijar (Persian: خشكبيجار‎, also Romanized as Khoshk-e Bījār and Khoshk Bījār; also known as Khoshg Bejar, Khoshgeh Bījār, Bazar-i-Khushk Bidzhar, Bazar-i-Khoshke-Bijar, Bāzār Khoshk Bechār, and Bāzār Khoshk Bījār)[1] is a city in and the capital of Khoshk-e Bijar District, in Rasht County, Gilan Province, Iran. At the 2014 census, its population was 49000, in 10000 families.[2]


  1. ^ Khoshk-e Bijar can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3071256" 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.