Torkaman County

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Torkaman County
شهرستان ترکمن
County
Coordinates: 37°06′N 54°12′E / 37.100°N 54.200°E / 37.100; 54.200Coordinates: 37°06′N 54°12′E / 37.100°N 54.200°E / 37.100; 54.200
Country  Iran
Province Golestan Province
Capital Bandar Torkaman
Bakhsh (Districts) Central District, Gomishan District
Population (2006)
 • Total 122,218
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)
Torkaman County at GEOnet Names Server

Torkaman County (Persian: شهرستان ترکمن‎), formerly Bandar Torkaman County (Persian: شهرستان بندر ترکمن‎), is a county in Golestan Province in Iran. The capital of the county is Bandar Torkaman. At the 2006 census, the county's population was 122,218, in 25,295 families.[1] The county consists of two districts: Central District and Gomishan District. The county has three cities: Bandar Torkaman, Gomishan, and Siminshahr.

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