Harich, Armenia

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Coordinates: 40°35′53″N 44°00′27″E / 40.59806°N 44.00750°E / 40.59806; 44.00750

Harich
Հառիճ
The village of Harich and the gorge below as seen from Harichavank.
The village of Harich and the gorge below as seen from Harichavank.
Harich  Հառիճ is located in Armenia
Harich  Հառիճ
Harich
Հառիճ
Coordinates: 40°35′53″N 44°00′27″E / 40.59806°N 44.00750°E / 40.59806; 44.00750
Country Armenia
Marz (Province) Shirak
Government
 • Mayor ?
Area
 • Total 1.08 km2 (0.42 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Total 1,069
Time zone   (UTC+4)
 • Summer (DST)   (UTC+5)

Harich (Armenian: Հառիճ; also Romanized as Harrich and Arich) is a village in the Shirak Province of Armenia. Within the village is the Harichavank Monastery of the 8th century. Across the gorge from the monastery is a 3rd millennium BC fortress and tomb field.

Population[edit]

Population per years is the following.[1]

Year 1831 1887 1926 1939 1959 1970 1979 2001 2004
Pop. 86 654 880 1035 1958 1096 1058 1123 1427

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