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For the administrative subdivisions, see Asara District and Asara Rural District. For the village in India, see Asara, India.
Asara is located in Iran
Coordinates: 36°02′11″N 51°11′39″E / 36.03639°N 51.19417°E / 36.03639; 51.19417Coordinates: 36°02′11″N 51°11′39″E / 36.03639°N 51.19417°E / 36.03639; 51.19417
Country  Iran
Province Alborz
County Karaj
Bakhsh Asara
Population (2006)
 • Total 1,030
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Asara (Persian: آسارا‎, also Romanized as Āsārā)[1] is a city in and the capital of Asara District, in Karaj County, Alborz Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population (including the amalgamated villages) was 1,030, in 282 families; Asara village alone had a population of 430, in 125 families.[2]

The city of Asara was formed from the former villages of Asara, Rey Zamin, Sira, and Pol-e Khvab.


  1. ^ Asara can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3053816" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  2. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)" (Excel). Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original on 2011-11-11.