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Gonabad County

Gonabad County
شهرستان گناباد
Country  Iran
Province Razavi Khorasan Province
Capital Gonabad
Bakhsh (Districts) Central District, Kakhk District
Population (2006)
 • Total 76,663
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)
Gonabad County at GEOnet Names Server

Gonabad County (Persian: شهرستان گناباد‎‎) is a county in Razavi Khorasan Province in Iran. The capital of the county is Gonabad. At the 2006 census, its population (including portions of the county that were later split from it to form Bajestan County) was 106,158, in 30,357 families; excluding those portions, the population was 76,663 in 22,260 families.[1] Gonabad County has two districts: Central District and Kakhk District. It has three cities: Gonabad, Bidokht, and Kakhk.

The main villages are Zibad (Zeabad), Mend, Sanu, Biland, and Disfan.


  1. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)".  
  • اطلس گیتاشناسی استان‌های ایران [Atlas Gitashenasi Ostanhai Iran] (Gitashenasi Province Atlas of Iran)
  • gonabad news agency (پایگاه خبری شهرستان گناباد)
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