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Gonbad-e Qabus

Administration
Full nameGonbad-e Qabus
Official nameGonbad-e Qabus
Native nameگنبدكاووس
Settlement typeCity
CountryIran
ProvinceGolestān Province
CountyGonbad-e-Qabus
BakhshCentral
Demography
Total Population127167 (2006)
Other information
Time zoneIRST (UTC+3:30)
- Summer (DST)IRDT (UTC+4:30)

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Gonbad-e Qābus ( ) or Gonbad-e Kāvus ( ); formerly Dashte Gorgan) is a city in and the capital of Gonbad-e-Qabus County, in the province of Golestān in the northeast of Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 127,167, in 30,710 families.

The population is predominantly Turkmens.

The city is famous for a historic brick tower by the same name.


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