Kashkadarya River on the western slopes of the
Pamir Alay Mountains.
The total area of the Province is 28 400 square
kilometers. The climate is typically continental,
arid and partly subtropical.
The province has a population 2 029 000 with more
than 73 % living in rural areas.
Kashkadarya is divided into 14 administrative
districts with Karshi as its administrative
Center. The town of Karshi has a population of
177 000. Other important towns are Shakhrisabz,
Kitab, Kasan, Mubarekh, Yakkabad, Gusar and
Alberto Levi Shakhrisyabz Suzani Circa 1880