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Shvanidzor is located in Armenie
Coordinates: 38°56′34″N 46°22′37″E / 38.94278°N 46.37694°E / 38.94278; 46.37694
Kintra Armenie
Marz (Province)Syunik
 • Total42.22 km2 (16.30 sq mi)
 • Total306
 • Density7.2/km2 (19/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+4 ( )
 • Summer (DST)UTC+5 ( )
Shvanidzor at GEOnet Names Server

Shvanidzor (Armenie: Շվանիձոր, pronounced [ˈʃvɑnidzɔɾ]; an aw Astazur or Shvandor) is a veelage an rural commonty (municipality) in the sooth east o Armenie in Syunik Province (marz). It borders wi Iran. Distance atween the commonty an Yerevan – 410 km, atween the community an Kapan regional center – 102 km, atween the commonty an the main highway- 17 km. The distance atween the commonty an newly biggit Tsav-Shikahogh heich-gate (which is alternative wey tae Iran) is 700m. Commonty lands stretch frae 450 tae 2864m, on the soothren slopes o Meghri muntain range (Tsav-Shvanidzor pass), whareas the settlement itsel is locatit in the forestry aurie at the bottom, at 630-760m abuin the sea level, in Astghadzor (Astazor) gorge.

The Naitional Statistical Service o the Republic o Armenie (ARMSTAT) reportit its population was 306 in 2010,[2] doun frae 330 at the 2001 census.[3]. Main occupations are gardenin, animal husbandry, bee-keepin.


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  1. "Syunik regional e-Govrenance Seestem" (in Armenian). Syunik Province provincial govrenment. Click on airtin enteetled "Համայնքներ" (commonty) an sairch for the place bi Armenie name.
  2. "Marzes of the Republic of Armenia and Yerevan City in Figures, 2010" (PDF). Naitional Statistical Service o the Republic o Armenie (ARMSTAT).
  3. Report of the results of the 2001 Armenian Census, Naitional Statistical Service o the Republic o Armenie

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