Gonabad County

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Gonabad County

شهرستان گناباد
Razavi Khorasan counties
Razavi Khorasan counties
Location of Razavi Khorasan Province in Iran
Location of Razavi Khorasan Province in Iran
Coordinates: 34°25′N 58°40′E / 34.417°N 58.667°E / 34.417; 58.667Coordinates: 34°25′N 58°40′E / 34.417°N 58.667°E / 34.417; 58.667
Country Iran
ProvinceRazavi Khorasan Province
Bakhsh (Districts)Central District, Kakhk District
 • Total76,663
Time zoneUTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+4:30 (IRDT)
Gonabad County at GEOnet Names Server

Gonabad County (Persian: شهرستان گناباد‎) is a county in Razavi Khorasan Province in Iran. The capital of the county is Gonabad. At the 2006 census, its population (including portions of the county that were later split from it to form Bajestan County) was 106,158, in 30,357 families; excluding those portions, the population was 76,663 in 22,260 families.[1] Gonabad County has two districts: Central District and Kakhk District. It has three cities: Gonabad, Bidokht, and Kakhk.

The main villages are Zibad (Zeabad), Mend, Sanu, Biland, and Disfan.

Historical places[edit]

Qanats of Gonabad , Kūh-e Tīr Māhī , kakhk , zibad and Bidokht are historical places in gonabad.

Sassanian Empire CASTLE Yazdegerd III

Climate and geography[edit]

Gonabad is located in a plate aria on the north of the Brakoh mountain or Kūh-e Tīr Māhī [2]

Kariz Zebad
zibad Mountain
Ferula Zibad
Sassanian Castel
Soufe Zibad
مزرعه کشت زعفران
Rivas zibad
Kūh-e Tīr MāhīZibad Gonabad

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)". Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original (Excel) on 2011-11-11.
  2. ^ [Geography and tribes and minorities in khorasan,Mohammad Ajam, research published 1992,university of Imam Sadegh,Tehran.]