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Aminshahr is located in Iran
Coordinates: 30°50′44″N 55°20′21″E / 30.84556°N 55.33917°E / 30.84556; 55.33917Coordinates: 30°50′44″N 55°20′21″E / 30.84556°N 55.33917°E / 30.84556; 55.33917
Country  Iran
Province Kerman
County Anar
AminShahr was founded in 1949 by Ali Amin, also known as Aminotojaar. He hit water after drilling a series of wells, known as qanat for a year. 1949
Population (2006)
 • Total 4,044
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Aminshahr (Persian: امین‌شهر‎‎; formerly, Hoseynabad (Persian: حسين آباد), also Romanized as Ḩoseynābād and Husainābād; also known as Ḩoseynābād Amīn)[1] is a city in Anar County, Kerman Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 4,044, in 989 families.[2]


  1. ^ Aminshahr can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3066833" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  2. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)". Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original (Excel) on 2011-11-11.