Chahar Borj

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Chahar Borj

چهاربرج
City
Chahar Borj is located in Iran
Chahar Borj
Chahar Borj
Coordinates: 37°07′31″N 45°58′42″E / 37.12528°N 45.97833°E / 37.12528; 45.97833Coordinates: 37°07′31″N 45°58′42″E / 37.12528°N 45.97833°E / 37.12528; 45.97833
Country Iran
ProvinceWest Azerbaijan
CountyMiandoab
BakhshMarhemetabad
Elevation
1,282 m (4,206 ft)
Population
 (2016 Census)
 • Total9,406 [1]
Time zoneUTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+4:30 (IRDT)

Chahar Borj (Persian: چهاربرج‎; also Romanized as Chahār Borj; also known as Chahār Borj-e Qadīm (Persian: چهار برج قدیم) and Chahār Borj-e Bālā; formerly, Charbish and Charbysh)[2] is a city and capital of Marhemetabad District, in Miandoab County, West Azerbaijan Province, Iran. It is 23 kilometres (14 mi) from the south shore of Lake Urmia and 21 kilometres (13 mi) northwest of the city of Miandoab. At the 2006 census, its population was 7,940, in 1,937 families.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.amar.org.ir/english
  2. ^ Chahar Borj can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3057285" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  3. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)". Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original (Excel) on 2011-11-11.

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