Taft, Yazd

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Taft is located in Iran
Coordinates: 31°44′50″N 54°12′32″E / 31.74722°N 54.20889°E / 31.74722; 54.20889Coordinates: 31°44′50″N 54°12′32″E / 31.74722°N 54.20889°E / 31.74722; 54.20889
Country Iran
Province Yazd
County Taft
Bakhsh Central
Population (2006)
 • Total 15,329
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Taft[1] (Persian: تفت‎‎) is a city in and the capital of Taft County, Yazd Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 15,329, in 4,265 families.[2]


  1. ^ Taft, Yazd can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3086588" 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. 
Sadri garden (Bagh-e Namir) of Taft dates back to almost 200 years ago and its area is about 12000 square meters. It is in Bagh-e Golestan neighborhood in south-eastern Taft beside the Taft river which runs along the Yazd-Shiraz road.

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