Ashar, Iran

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Ashar is located in Iran
Coordinates: 26°40′44″N 61°40′14″E / 26.67889°N 61.67056°E / 26.67889; 61.67056Coordinates: 26°40′44″N 61°40′14″E / 26.67889°N 61.67056°E / 26.67889; 61.67056
Country  Iran
Province Sistan and Baluchestan
County Mehrestan
Bakhsh Ashar
Rural District Ashar
Population (2006)
 • Total 2,676
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Ashar (Persian: اشار‎, also Romanized as Āshār; also known as Ashor and Ashur)[1] is a village in Ashar Rural District, Ashar District, Mehrestan County, Sistan and Baluchestan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 2,676, in 529 families.[2]


  1. ^ Ashar can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3053873" 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.