Farsi District

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Fares is located in Afghanistan
Location within Afghanistan
Coordinates: 33°41′51″N 63°05′32″E / 33.6974°N 63.0921°E / 33.6974; 63.0921
Country  Afghanistan
Province Herat Province
Population (2012)[1]
 • Total 29,800

Farsi (Persian: ولایت فارسی‎‎) is a district the west of Herat Province, Afghanistan. It borders on Obe District to the north, Adraskan District to the west, Shindand District to the south and Ghor Province to the south and east. The population was estimated at 29,800 in 2012.[1] The district center is the village of Farsi.


The district contains 130 km of unpaved roads with an access rate of 19.6% in all seasons.[2]

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  1. ^ a b "Settled Population of Herat Province" (PDF). Central Statistics Organization. Retrieved 5 January 2016. 
  2. ^ "Herat Provincial Profile" (PDF). Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development. Retrieved 5 January 2016.