North Khorasan Province

province of Iran

North Khorasan Province (Persian: استان خراسان شمالی‎, Ostān-e Khorāsān-e Shomālī and Kurdish: Xorasani kurdi) is a province in northeastern Iran. Its capital is Bojnord.

North Khorasan Province

استان خراسان شمالی
Map of Iran with North Khorasan highlighted
Location of North Khorasan within Iran
Country Iran
CapitalBojnord
Counties7
Area
 • Total28,434 km2 (10,978 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)[1]
 • Total811,572
 • Density29/km2 (74/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+03:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+04:30 (IRST)
Main language(s)Persian
Kurdish
Turkmen
Khorasani Turkic

ReferencesEdit

  1. [1] National Census 2006

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