Qeshm, Iran

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For the island, see Qeshm Island. For the administrative subdivision, see Qeshm County. For the airport, see Qeshm International Airport.
Chahkuh area
Chahkuh area
Qeshm is located in Iran
Coordinates: 26°57′29″N 56°16′19″E / 26.95806°N 56.27194°E / 26.95806; 56.27194Coordinates: 26°57′29″N 56°16′19″E / 26.95806°N 56.27194°E / 26.95806; 56.27194
Country  Iran
Province Hormozgan
County Qeshm
Bakhsh Central
Population (2010)
 • Total 28,602
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Qeshm (Persian: قشم‎‎, also Romanized as Qishm; also known as Bandar-e Qeshm)[1] is a coastal city in and the capital of Qeshm County, Hormozgan Province, Iran. At the 2010 census, its population was 28,602.


  1. ^ Qeshm, Iran can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3080184" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".