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For the administrative subdivision, see Khvaf County.
Khvaf is located in Iran
Coordinates: 34°34′35″N 60°08′27″E / 34.57639°N 60.14083°E / 34.57639; 60.14083Coordinates: 34°34′35″N 60°08′27″E / 34.57639°N 60.14083°E / 34.57639; 60.14083
Country  Iran
Province Razavi Khorasan
County Khvaf
Bakhsh Central
Population (2006)
 • Total 21,160
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)
Khvaf at GEOnet Names Server

Khvaf (Persian: خواف‎‎; also Romanized as Khvāf and Khāf; also known as Qaşabeh-ye Rūd, Rūd, Rūi Khāf, and Rūy)[1] is a city in and the capital of Khvaf County, in Razavi Khorasan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 21,160, in 4,924 families.[2] It is situated on being constructed Mashhad-Herat railway.


  1. ^ Khvaf can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3071489" 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.