Pakdasht

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For the administrative subdivision, see Pakdasht County.
"Palesht" redirects here. For the village in Kermanshah Province, see Palesht, Kermanshah.
Pakdasht
پاكدشت
city
Pakdasht is located in Iran
Pakdasht
Pakdasht
Coordinates: 35°28′54″N 51°40′49″E / 35.48167°N 51.68028°E / 35.48167; 51.68028Coordinates: 35°28′54″N 51°40′49″E / 35.48167°N 51.68028°E / 35.48167; 51.68028
Country  Iran
Province Tehran
County Pakdasht
Bakhsh Central
Population (2006)
 • Total 126,281
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Pakdasht (Persian: پاكدشت‎, also Romanized as Pākdasht; also known as Palasht, Palesht, Palishth, Polasht, and Pol Dasht)[1] is a city in and the capital of Pakdasht County, Tehran Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 126,281, in 32,625 families.[2] Pakdasht is located 25 kilometres (16 mi) southeast of the capital Tehran. The majority of the population speaks Persian and is Shia.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pakdasht can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "10801606" 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. 

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