Tarkesh-e Olya

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Tarkesh-e Olya
تركش عليا
Tarkesh-e Olya is located in Iran
Tarkesh-e Olya
Tarkesh-e Olya
Coordinates: 36°31′27″N 45°15′58″E / 36.52417°N 45.26611°E / 36.52417; 45.26611Coordinates: 36°31′27″N 45°15′58″E / 36.52417°N 45.26611°E / 36.52417; 45.26611
Country  Iran
Province West Azerbaijan
County Piranshahr
Bakhsh Central
Rural District Mangur-e Gharbi
Population (2006)
 • Total 481
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Tarkesh-e Olya (Persian: تركش عليا‎, also Romanized as Tarkesh-e ‘Olyā; also known as Tīrkesh-e Bālā)[1] is a village in Mangur-e Gharbi Rural District, in the Central District of Piranshahr County, West Azerbaijan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 481, in 72 families.[2]


  1. ^ Tarkesh-e Olya can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "10065629" 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.