Maku County

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Maku County
شهرستان ماکو
Location of Maku County in West Azerbaijan Province.
Location of Maku County in West Azerbaijan Province.
Country  Iran
Province West Azerbaijan
Capital Maku
Bakhsh (Districts) Central District, Bazargan District
Population (2006)
 • Total 84,516
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Maku County (Persian: شهرستان ماکو‎‎) is a county in West Azerbaijan Province in Iran. The capital of the county is Maku. At the 2006 census, the county's population (including those portions that were later split off to form Poldasht County and Showt County) was 174,578, in 39,765 families; excluding those portions, the population was 84,516 in 19,238 families.[1] The county is subdivided into two districts: the Central District and Bazargan District.[2] The county has two cities: Maku and Bazargan.


Coordinates: 39°17′45″N 44°30′48″E / 39.295822°N 44.513234°E / 39.295822; 44.513234