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For other places with the same name, see Neqab (disambiguation).
Neqab is located in Iran
Coordinates: 36°42′29″N 57°25′17″E / 36.70806°N 57.42139°E / 36.70806; 57.42139Coordinates: 36°42′29″N 57°25′17″E / 36.70806°N 57.42139°E / 36.70806; 57.42139
Country  Iran
Province Razavi Khorasan
County Jowayin
Bakhsh Central
Population (2006)
 • Total 12,022
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)
Neqab at GEOnet Names Server

Neqab (Persian: نقاب‎‎, also Romanized as Neqāb)[1] is a city in and the capital of Jowayin County, in Razavi Khorasan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 12,022, in 3,087 families.[2]


  1. ^ Neqab can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3076820" 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.