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Taybad is located in Iran
Coordinates: 34°44′24″N 60°46′32″E / 34.74000°N 60.77556°E / 34.74000; 60.77556Coordinates: 34°44′24″N 60°46′32″E / 34.74000°N 60.77556°E / 34.74000; 60.77556
Country  Iran
Province Razavi Khorasan
County Taybad
Bakhsh Central
Population (2006)
 • Total 46,228
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)
Website (in Persian) http://www.taybadcity.com
Taybad at GEOnet Names Server

Taybad (Persian: تايباد‎‎, also Romanized as Tāybād, Taīabad, and Tayebad; also known as Tāyebāt and Ţayyebāt)[1] is a city in and the capital of Taybad County, in Razavi Khorasan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 46,228, in 10,230 families.[2] Taybad is near the border with Afghanistan, and there is an official crossing point to Islam Qala in Afghanistan. Majority of population are Persian Sunnis.


  1. ^ Taybad can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3087268" 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.