Sarvestan

سروستان

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Updated:Saturday 11th October 2014

Sarvestan Definition

(Wikipedia) - Sarvestan For other places with the same name, see Sarvestan (disambiguation). Sarvestan سروستان Country Province County Bakhsh Elevation Population (2006)  • Total Time zone  • Summer (DST) Area code(s)
city
Sheikh Yousef Sarvestani''s tomb
Sarvestan
Coordinates: 29°16′25″N 53°13′13″E / 29.27361°N 53.22028°E / 29.27361; 53.22028Coordinates: 29°16′25″N 53°13′13″E / 29.27361°N 53.22028°E / 29.27361; 53.22028
 Iran
Fars
Sarvestan
Central
1,557 m (5,108 ft)
16,846
IRST (UTC+3:30)
IRDT (UTC+4:30)
+98712522

Sarvestan (Persian: سروستان‎ Sarvestân, "land of cedars"; sarv "cedar" (cypress) + estan; also Romanized as Sarvestān and Sarvistān) is a city in and the capital of Sarvestan County, Fars Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 16,846, in 4,094 families.

It is located 80 kilometres (50 mi) southeast of Shiraz, the capital of Fars province.

Majority of people in Sarvestan are Persians. Many tropical and sub-tropical plants are grown in Sarvestan (i.e. Wheat, Pistachios, Olive). Also the yoghurt of Sarvestan is very famous.

Contents
  • 1 History
  • 2 Vegetation
  • 3 Colleges and universities
  • 4 References

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