North Khorasan Province

  • north khorasan province

    استان خراسان شمالی
    province
    north khorasan counties
    north khorasan counties
    location of north khorasan province in iran
    location of north khorasan province in iran
    coordinates: 37°28′34″n 57°19′54″e / 37°28′34″n 57°19′54″e / 37.4761; 57.3317
    country iran
    regionregion 5
    capitalbojnord
    counties8
    area
     • total28,434 km2 (10,978 sq mi)
    population
     (2011)[1]
     • total867,727
     • density31/km2 (79/sq mi)
    time zoneutc+03:30 (irst)
     • summer (dst)utc+04:30 (irst)
    main languagespersian
    kurdish
    turkmen
    khorasani turkic
    hdi (2017)0.745[2]
    high · 29th

    north khorasan province (persian: استان خراسان شمالی‎, ostān-e khorāsān-e shomālī) is a province located in northeastern iran. bojnord is the capital of the province. the counties of north khorasan province are shirvan county, esfarayen county, maneh and samalqan county, raz and jargalan county, jajarm county, faruj county, and garmeh county. north khorasan is one of the three provinces that were created after the division of khorasan in 2004. in 2014 it was placed in region 5.[3]

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North Khorasan Province

استان خراسان شمالی
North Khorasan counties
North Khorasan counties
Location of North Khorasan Province in Iran
Location of North Khorasan Province in Iran
Coordinates: 37°28′34″N 57°19′54″E / 37°28′34″N 57°19′54″E / 37.4761; 57.3317
Country Iran
RegionRegion 5
CapitalBojnord
Counties8
Area
 • Total28,434 km2 (10,978 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Total867,727
 • Density31/km2 (79/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+03:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+04:30 (IRST)
Main languagesPersian
Kurdish
Turkmen
Khorasani Turkic
HDI (2017)0.745[2]
high · 29th

North Khorasan Province (Persian: استان خراسان شمالی‎, Ostān-e Khorāsān-e Shomālī) is a province located in northeastern Iran. Bojnord is the capital of the province. The counties of North Khorasan Province are Shirvan County, Esfarayen County, Maneh and Samalqan County, Raz and Jargalan County, Jajarm County, Faruj County, and Garmeh County. North Khorasan is one of the three provinces that were created after the division of Khorasan in 2004. In 2014 it was placed in Region 5.[3]