Falavarjan County

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Falavarjan County
شهرستان فلاورجان
County
Location in Isfahan Province
Location in Isfahan Province
Location of Isfahan Province in Iran
Location of Isfahan Province in Iran
Coordinates: 32°31′N 51°32′E / 32.517°N 51.533°E / 32.517; 51.533Coordinates: 32°31′N 51°32′E / 32.517°N 51.533°E / 32.517; 51.533
Country  Iran
Province Isfahan
Capital Falavarjan
Bakhsh (Districts) Central District, Pir Bakran District
Area
 • Total 313 km2 (121 sq mi)
Population (2016)[1]
 • Total 249,814
 • Density 800/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)
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Falavarjan County Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
2006 232,644 —    
2011 247,014 +6.2%
2016 249,814 +1.1%
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Falavarjan County (Persian: شهرستان فلاورجان‎‎) is a county in Isfahan Province in Iran. The capital of the county is Falavarjan. At the 2006 census, the county's population was 247,014.[2] The county is subdivided into two districts: the Central District and Pir Bakran District. The county has eight cities: Falavarjan, Pir Bakran, Baharan Shahr, Kelishad va Sudarjan, Qahderijan, Abrisham, Zazeran, and Imanshahr.

The most important historical structures in the county are in the Pirbakran Mausoleum, and the historical mosque of the village of Oshtorjan (now the city of Imanshahr).

Notable centres

The Islamic Azad University of Falavarjan[3] was founded in Falavarjan County, 1984.

Transportation

The main route passing through the county is Zobahan Freeway, connecting population centres to Isfahan.

Falavarjan County has its own Transit Bus system named Falavarjan County Municipalities Mass Transit Organization, running 7 routes connecting the county's cities to Isfahan and one route to Khomeynishahr.

References

  1. ^ "National census 2016". amar.org.ir. Retrieved 2017-03-14. []
  2. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1390 (2011)". Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original (Excel) on 2016-10-06. 
  3. ^ Islamic Azad University of Falavarjan
  • اطلس گیتاشناسی استان‌های ایران [Atlas Gitashenasi Ostanhai Iran] (Gitashenasi Province Atlas of Iran)

External links

  • Qahderijan website


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