Qaleh Sheykhan

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Qaleh Sheykhan
قلعه شيخان
Qaleh Sheykhan is located in Iran
Qaleh Sheykhan
Qaleh Sheykhan
Coordinates: 35°28′03″N 46°39′28″E / 35.46750°N 46.65778°E / 35.46750; 46.65778Coordinates: 35°28′03″N 46°39′28″E / 35.46750°N 46.65778°E / 35.46750; 46.65778
Country  Iran
Province Kurdistan
County Sanandaj
Bakhsh Kalatrazan
Rural District Kalatrazan
Population (2006)
 • Total 221
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Qaleh Sheykhan (Persian: قلعه شيخان‎‎, also Romanized as Qal‘eh Sheykhān, Qal‘eh Shaikhān, and Qal‘eh-ye Sheykhān; also known as Sheykhān)[1] is a village in Kalatrazan Rural District, Kalatrazan District, Sanandaj County, Kurdistan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 221, in 52 families.[2]


  1. ^ Qaleh Sheykhan can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3079390" 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.