province of Iran
(Redirected from Alborz Province)
Alborz Province (Persian: استان البرز, Ostān-e Alborz ) is one of the 31 provinces of Iran. Its capital is Karaj.
|Coordinates: 35°29′N 50°35′E / 35.48°N 50.58°ECoordinates: 35°29′N 50°35′E / 35.48°N 50.58°E|
|• Total||5,833 km2 (2,252 sq mi)|
|• Density||470/km2 (1,200/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+03:30 (IRST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+04:30 (IRDT)|
Alborz Province was created by division of Tehran Province into two provinces, after the Parliamentary approval on 23 June 2010, and was introduced as 31st province of Iran.
- ↑ "National census 2016". amar.org.ir. Retrieved 2017-03-14.
- ↑ Majlis extends term of councils, votes for new province, Tehran Times, Retrieved on 24 June 2010.