Tehran Province

province of Iran

Tehran Province (Persian: استان تهران;) is one of the 30 provinces of Iran. It has an area of 18,909 square kilometers. It can be found to the north of the center plateau in Iran. As of June 2005, this province contains 13 townships, 43 municipalities, and 1,358 villages.

Tehran Province

استان تهران
Map of Iran with Tehran highlighted
Location of Tehran within Iran
Country Iran
CapitalTehran
Counties13
Area
 • Total18,814 km2 (7,264 sq mi)
Population
 (2005)
 • Total12,150,742
 • Density650/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+03:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+04:30 (IRDT)
Main language(s)Persian

Counties and municipalitiesEdit

CountiesEdit

  1. Damavand County
  2. Eslamshahr County
  3. Firouzkouh County
  4. Karaj County
  5. Nazarabad County
  6. Pakdasht County
  7. Ray County
  1. Robat Karim County
  2. Savojbolagh County
  3. Shahriar County
  4. Shemiranat County
  5. Tehran County
  6. Varamin County

MunicipalitiesEdit

Absard, Andishe, Baghershahr, Baghestan, Boumehen, Chahardangeh, Damavand, Eshtehard, Eslamshahr, Ferdowsieh, Firouzkouh, Garmdarreh, Gharchak, Ghods, Golestan, Shahriar, Hashtgerd, Hashtgerd New City, Javadabad, Hassan Abad, Kahrizak, Kamalshahr, Karaj, Kilan, Lavasan, Mahdasht, Malard, Meshkindasht, Mohammadshahr, Nasimshahr, Nazarbad, Owshan Fasham Meygoun, Pakdasht, Pardis, Pishva, Robat Karim, Roudehen, Sabasharh, Safadasht, Shahedshahr, Shahriar, Sharifabad, Tehran, Vahidieh, Varamin,


Other websitesEdit

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