Khani Chahar Bagh District

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Khani Chahar Bagh

خان چارباغ
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Khani Chahar Bagh
Location within Afghanistan [1]
Coordinates: 37°07′N65°14′E / 37.11°N 65.23°E / 37.11; 65.23 Coordinates: 37°07′N65°14′E / 37.11°N 65.23°E / 37.11; 65.23
Country Flag of Afghanistan.svg  Afghanistan
Province Faryab
Area
[2]
  Total1,056 km2 (408 sq mi)
Elevation
278 m (912 ft)
Population
 (2013) [3]
  Total70,000

Khani Chahar Bagh is the most northerly district in Faryab Province. The main village, Chahar Bagh 37°02′40″N65°13′51″E / 37.0444°N 65.2308°E / 37.0444; 65.2308 , is in the southern part of the district. In the north the district's border is with Turkmenistan. The population in 2013 was estimated at 70,000. Ethnic composition includes 35% Turkmen and 65% Uzbek. [4]

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References

  1. "District Names". National Democratic Institute. Archived from the original on 29 January 2016. Retrieved 30 September 2015.
  2. Afghanistan Geographic & Thematic Layers
  3. "Faryab Province". Government of Afghanistan and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development. Archived from the original on 14 April 2013. Retrieved 22 October 2012.
  4. Khan Charbagh District (Re-elected)