Qatur

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Qatur

قطور
City
Qatur is located in Iran
Qatur
Qatur
Coordinates: 38°28′17″N 44°24′31″E / 38.47139°N 44.40861°E / 38.47139; 44.40861Coordinates: 38°28′17″N 44°24′31″E / 38.47139°N 44.40861°E / 38.47139; 44.40861
Country Iran
ProvinceWest Azerbaijan
CountyKhoy
BakhshQatur
Rural DistrictQatur
Population
 (2016 Census)
 • Total5,147 [1]
Time zoneUTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+4:30 (IRDT)

Qotur (Persian: قطور‎, Kurdish: Kotol, also Romanized as Qaţūr and Qoţūr; also known as Ghatoor, Kotur, Kutur, and Qutur)[2] is a township & capital of Qotur District, Qotur Rural District, Khoy County, West Azerbaijan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 3,962, in 652 families.[3] Qotur was promoted to city status in 2007.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.amar.org.ir/english
  2. ^ Qatur can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3080424" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  3. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)". Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original (Excel) on 2011-11-11.
  4. ^ Official News Bulletin (in Persian)