Chalus, Iran

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For the administrative subdivision, see Chalus County.
Chalus
چالوس
city
Location of Chalus
Chalus is located in Iran
Chalus
Chalus
Coordinates: 36°39′18″N 51°25′13″E / 36.65500°N 51.42028°E / 36.65500; 51.42028Coordinates: 36°39′18″N 51°25′13″E / 36.65500°N 51.42028°E / 36.65500; 51.42028
Country  Iran
Province Mazandaran
County Chalus
Bakhsh Central
Population (2006)
 • Total 44,618
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Chalus (Persian: چالوس‎, also Romanized as Chālūs, Chaloos, Chalousse and Chalous)[1] is a city in and the capital of Chalus County, Mazandaran Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 44,618, in 12,791 families.[2]

Location[edit]

Chalus's neighbour counties are Noshahr in the east, Tonekabon in the west in Mazandaran province and Tehran province in the south. Chalus is the capital of Chalus Country in Mazandaran Province.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Chalus, Iran can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3057857" 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. 
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  2500 to 3500 m
  3500 to 4500 m
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2 Āzād Kūh 3 Damāvand
4 Do Berar 5 Do Khaharan
6 Ghal`eh Gardan 7 Gorg
8 Kholeno 9 Mehr Chal
10 Mīšīneh Marg 11 Naz
12 Shah Alborz 13 Sīālān
14 Tochal 15 Varavašt
Rivers: 0
1 Alamūt 2 Chālūs
3 Do Hezār 4 Harāz
5 Jājrūd 6 Karaj
7 Kojūr 8 Lār
9 Nūr 10 Sardāb
11 Seh Hazār 12 Shāh Rūd
Cities: 1 Āmol
2 Chālūs 3 Karaj
Other: D Dīzīn
E Emāmzādeh Hāšem K Kandovān Tunnel
* Latīān Dam ** Lār Dam