Bastam District



Bastam District ( fa, بخش بسطام) is a district (
bakhsh A ( fa, بخش, also romanized as ) is a third-level administrative division Administrative division, administrative unit,Article 3(1). country subdivision, administrative region, subnational entity, constituent state, as well as m ...
) in
Shahrud County Shahrud County ( fa, شهرستان شاهرود) is located in Semnan province, Semnan province, Iran. The capital of the county is Shahrud, Iran, Shahrud. At the 2006 census, the county's population (including those portions of the county late ...
, Semnan Province,
Iran Iran, officially the Islamic Republic of Iran, and also called Persia, is a country located in Western Asia. It is bordered by Iraq and Turkey to the west, by Azerbaijan and Armenia to the northwest, by the Caspian Sea and Turkmeni ...
. At the 2006 census, its population was 37,635, in 10,380 families. The District has three cities:
Bastam Bastam ( fa, بسطام, also romanization, romanized as Basṭām; also known as Busṭām and Bisṭām) is a city in and capital of the Bastam District of Shahrud County, Semnan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 7,382, in 1 ...
, Mojen, and Kalateh Khij. The District has two
rural district Rural districts were a type of local government area – now superseded – established at the end of the 19th century in England, Wales, and Ireland for the administration of predominantly rural areas at a level lower than that of the Ad ...
s (''dehestan''): Kalat-e Hay-ye Gharbi Rural District and Kharqan Rural District.


Districts of Semnan Province Shahrud County {{Shahrud-geo-stub