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Introduction

NORTH KHORASAN province IS located in northeastern IRAN. Bojnourd is the centre of the province.
There are 7 counties in the province including Bojnourd, Shirvan, Esfarayen, Maneh-o-Samalqan , Jajarm , Faroj and Germeh. Also there are 15 sections and over inhabitant villages in the province. North Khorasan covers an area of 28,434 Km2 and has population of 850,000 and is one the three provinces that were created after the division of Khorasan in May 2004.
Central coordination of the province locates in 37°28'34"N 57°19'54"E.
Bojnurd is about 701 km from Tehran. It had an estimated population of 185,000. The ancient city was situated on a hill northwest of the present city of Bojnurd, known as Sarvan Mahaleh..... (Read More)

 

History
  Greater Khorasan has witnessed the rise and fall of many dynasties and governments in its territory throughout history. Various tribes of the Arabs, Turks, Kurds, Mongols, Turkemen and Afghans brought changes to the region time and time again.
Ancient geographers of Iran divided Iran ("Iran-Shahr") into eight s ... (Read More)
NORTH KHORASAN today
The estimated population of the province counties is as below:
Shirvan:164,000 / Esfarayen:137,000 / Maneh-o Salamqan: 95,000 / Farooj: 70,000 / Jajarm: 61,000.
In terms of economy,   ... (Read More)

Road and Transportation:
No. of stirring goods transport companies: 23
Note: Major portion of goods carriage is held from Bojnourd county cause of cement factory and petrochemical plant. ... (Read More)

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