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For the nearby village also with this name, see Ahel (village).
Ahel is located in Iran
Coordinates: 27°10′03″N 53°45′49″E / 27.16750°N 53.76361°E / 27.16750; 53.76361Coordinates: 27°10′03″N 53°45′49″E / 27.16750°N 53.76361°E / 27.16750; 53.76361
Country  Iran
Province Fars
County Lamerd
Bakhsh Eshkanan
Population (2006)
 • Total 2,797
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Ahel (Persian: اهل‎‎, also Romanized as Ahl and Ehel)[1] is a town in Eshkanan District, Lamerd County, Fars Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 2,797, in 606 families.[2] At the 2016, its population was 4,300, in 1012 families.

There are documents show that this town back to sasanid or Neo-Persian Empire of ancient Iran. the Sorez Castle, Water Mill, Qanat and Aqueduct are famous.


  1. ^ Ahel can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3061986" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  2. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)". Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original (Excel) on 2011-11-11.