Nawzad District

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A US Marine combat engineer in Now Zad in December 2009.
A US Marine combat engineer in Now Zad in December 2009.
Nawzad is located in Afghanistan
Coordinates: 32°13′14″N 64°34′36″E / 32.2205°N 64.5768°E / 32.2205; 64.5768
Country  Afghanistan
Province Helmand Province
 • Total 49,500

Nawzad[2] is a district in the north of Helmand Province, Afghanistan. Its population, which is 100% Pashtun, was estimated at 49,500[1] in 2012. The district centre is the village of Nawzad; there are 14 other large villages and over 100 smaller settlements.


  1. ^ a b "Settled Population of Helmand Province" (PDF). Central Statistics Organization. Retrieved 21 December 2015.
  2. ^ "District Profile" (PDF). UNHCR. Retrieved 1 August 2006.

External links

  • Map of Settlements AIMS, May 2002

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