Lorestan Province

province of Iran
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Lorestan Province is a province of western Iran. It is in the Zagros Mountains.

Lorestan Province
Map of Iran with Lorestan highlighted
Location of Lorestan within Iran
Country Iran
CapitalKhorramabad
Counties10
Area
 • Total28,294 km2 (10,924 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)[1]
 • Total1,716,527
 • Density61/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+03:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+04:30 (IRST)
Main language(s)Luri

Some of the important cities are Khorramabad, Borujerd, and Aligoodarz.

ReferencesEdit

  1. [1] National Census 2006

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