Fahraj

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Fahraj
فهرج
city
Fahraj is located in Iran
Fahraj
Fahraj
Coordinates: 28°57′01″N 58°53′06″E / 28.95028°N 58.88500°E / 28.95028; 58.88500Coordinates: 28°57′01″N 58°53′06″E / 28.95028°N 58.88500°E / 28.95028; 58.88500
Country  Iran
Province Kerman
County Fahraj
Bakhsh Central
Population (2006)
 • Total 6,105
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Fahraj (Persian: فهرج‎‎, also Romanized as Fahrej), formerly Narmāshīr and Irānshahr (ایرانشهر),[1] is a city in and the capital of Fahraj County, Kerman Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 6,105, in 1,428 families.[2]

The people are mostly Persians, with a minority of Baluchis.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Fahraj can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3062552" 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.