Valik

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Walik
وليك
village
Walik is located in Iran
Walik
Walik
Coordinates: 36°20′51.2″N 52°38′10.7″E / 36.347556°N 52.636306°E / 36.347556; 52.636306Coordinates: 36°20′51.2″N 52°38′10.7″E / 36.347556°N 52.636306°E / 36.347556; 52.636306
Country  Iran
Province Mazandaran
County Babol
Bakhsh Bandpey-ye Sharqi
Rural District Sajjadrud
Elevation 150 m (490 ft)
Population (2006)
 • Total 161
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Walik (Persian: وليك‎, also Romanized as Walīk) is a village in Sajjadrud Rural District, Bandpey-ye Sharqi District, Babol County, Mazandaran Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 161, in 43 families.[1]

Etymology[edit]

Walik is a native plant of Caspian Hyrcanian mixed forests. It gives small black fruits in autumn. Once the village was covered by dense forest of this tree.

People[edit]

Most Residents are farmers and cattle holders. There was little educated in the village in the past but right now there are one PhD and more than 15 postgraduates.

Facility[edit]

The village has potable water, connected to electricity, gas and telephone network of Iran. Moreover, the area is in full coverage of mobile network of Iran (Hamrah-e-Aval, Irancell, Rightel).

References[edit]

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