Khvansar County

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Khvansar County
شهرستان خوانسار
County
Coordinates: 33°15′N 50°20′E / 33.250°N 50.333°E / 33.250; 50.333Coordinates: 33°15′N 50°20′E / 33.250°N 50.333°E / 33.250; 50.333
Country  Iran
Province Isfahan
Capital Khvansar
Bakhsh (Districts) Central District
Population (2011)
 • Total 32,423
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)
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Khvansar County (Persian: شهرستان خوانسار‎) is a county in Isfahan Province in Iran. The capital of the county is Khvansar. At the 2011 census, the county's population was 32,423.[1] The county has one district: the Central District. The county has one city: Khvansar.

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Khvansar is a mountainous county about 2300 meters above sea level. Its area is 900 km², and it includes 18 villages in 3 rural districts and one central city. This city is located to the northwest of Isfahan, to the east is Golpayegan, and to the southwest it is within the limits of Faridan. It is situated on both sides of a narrow valley through which the Khunsar River, some 4 metres wide at this point, flows in a north-easterly direction to Qum. The town and its gardens and orchards straggle some 10 km along the valley which has a mean breadth of scarcely 1 kilometre. Khvansar is a small county with a population of 32,423. It is situated in a green valley. Being snowy in winter and mild in summer, it enjoys many natural sights. It is a religious city and has good weather.

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