Nir, Yazd

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Nir is located in Iran
Coordinates: 31°29′02″N 54°07′39″E / 31.48389°N 54.12750°E / 31.48389; 54.12750Coordinates: 31°29′02″N 54°07′39″E / 31.48389°N 54.12750°E / 31.48389; 54.12750
Country  Iran
Province Yazd
County Taft
Bakhsh Nir
Population (2006)
 • Total 1,567
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Nir (Persian: نير‎‎, also Romanized as Nīr; also, Nīleh)[1] is a city in and the capital of Nir District, in Taft County, Yazd Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 1,567, in 503 families.[2]


  1. ^ Nir, Yazd can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3077034" 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.