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Kalat County

Kalat County
شهرستان کلات
Country  Iran
Province Razavi Khorasan Province
Capital Kalat
Bakhsh (Districts) Central District, Zavin District
Population (2006)
 • Total 39,560
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)
Kalat County at GEOnet Names Server

Kalat County (Persian: شهرستان کلات‎‎) is a shahrestan (county) in Razavi Khorasan Province in Iran. The capital of the county is Kalat. At the 2006 census, the county's population was 39,560, in 9,489 families.[1] The County has two districts: Central District and Zavin District. The County has two cities: Kalat and Shahr-e Zow.


Around half of the population of Kalat County are Tekke Turkmen, 35% Kurdish and 15% are Persian.[2]


  1. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)".  
  2. ^ کلات نادری، محمد رضا خسروی، انتشارات آستان قدس رضوی 1367 (Farsi book)
  • اطلس گیتاشناسی استان‌های ایران [Atlas Gitashenasi Ostanhai Iran] (Gitashenasi Province Atlas of Iran)

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