Şabran

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Coordinates: 41°12′41″N 48°59′10″E / 41.21139°N 48.98611°E / 41.21139; 48.98611

Şabran
City & Municipality
Şabran is located in Azerbaijan
Şabran
Şabran
Coordinates: 41°12′41″N 48°59′10″E / 41.21139°N 48.98611°E / 41.21139; 48.98611
Country  Azerbaijan
Rayon Şabran
Founded 1961
Area
 • Total 8.4 km2 (3.2 sq mi)
Elevation 33 m (108 ft)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 23,248
 • Density 2,800/km2 (7,200/sq mi)
Time zone AZT (UTC+4)
 • Summer (DST) AZT (UTC+5)
Area code(s) +994 115

Şabran (also known as Shabran, Dəvəçi, Dävächi, Divichi, Däväçi, Devechi, Divachi, and Divichibazar) is a city in and the capital of the Şabran Rayon of Azerbaijan.

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Known as Davachi until 2010, Şabran received its city status in 1961. The name Şabran remembers an historic, medieval town of the same name that was a port some 15km further north.[2]

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The officially registered population of Şabran in 2010 was 23,248. Azerbaijanis and Tats are the largest ethnic groups.

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