Safayyeh

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For the administrative subdivision of West Azerbaijan Province, see Safayyeh District. For the administrative subdivision of Isfahan Province, see Safayyeh Rural District. For other uses, see Safayyeh (disambiguation).
Safayyeh
صفائیه
city
Safayyeh is located in Iran
Safayyeh
Safayyeh
Coordinates: 30°49′40″N 55°48′44″E / 30.82778°N 55.81222°E / 30.82778; 55.81222Coordinates: 30°49′40″N 55°48′44″E / 30.82778°N 55.81222°E / 30.82778; 55.81222
Country  Iran
Province Kerman
County Rafsanjan
Bakhsh Ferdows
Population (2006)
 • Total 1,961
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Safayyeh (Persian: صفائیه‎; formerly Ferdowsīyeh)[1] is a city in and the capital of Ferdows District, in Rafsanjan County, Kerman Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 1,961, in 499 families.[2] The name was changed from Ferdowsiyeh to Safayyeh when city status was bestowed upon the one-time village.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Safayyeh can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3777336" 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.