Safayyeh

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Safayyeh
صفائیه
city
Safayyeh is located in Iran
Safayyeh
Safayyeh
Coordinates: 30°49′40″N 55°48′44″E / 30.82778°N 55.81222°E / 30.82778; 55.81222Coordinates: 30°49′40″N 55°48′44″E / 30.82778°N 55.81222°E / 30.82778; 55.81222
Country  Iran
Province Kerman
County Rafsanjan
Bakhsh Ferdows
Population (2006)
 • Total 1,961
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Safayyeh (Persian: صفائیه‎; formerly Ferdowsīyeh)[1] is a city and capital of Ferdows District, in Rafsanjan County, Kerman Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 1,961, in 499 families.[2] The name was changed from Ferdowsiyeh to Safayyeh when city status was bestowed upon the one-time village.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Safayyeh can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3777336" 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.