Varkash, East Azerbaijan

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Varkash is located in Iran
Coordinates: 38°26′19″N 46°15′42″E / 38.43861°N 46.26167°E / 38.43861; 46.26167Coordinates: 38°26′19″N 46°15′42″E / 38.43861°N 46.26167°E / 38.43861; 46.26167
Country  Iran
Province East Azerbaijan
County Shabestar
Bakhsh Sufian
Rural District Rudqat
Population (2006)
 • Total 491
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Varkash (Persian: وركش‎, also Romanized as Varkesh; also known as Barkash, Barkesh, and Varkech)[1] is a village in Rudqat Rural District, Sufian District, Shabestar County, East Azerbaijan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 491, in 109 families.[2]


  1. ^ Varkash can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3088197" 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.