Arak County

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Arak County
شهرستان اراک
County
Counties of Markazi Province
Counties of Markazi Province
Location of Markazi Province in Iran
Location of Markazi Province in Iran
Coordinates: 34°14′N 49°38′E / 34.233°N 49.633°E / 34.233; 49.633Coordinates: 34°14′N 49°38′E / 34.233°N 49.633°E / 34.233; 49.633
Country Iran
ProvinceMarkazi
CapitalArak
Bakhsh (Districts)Central District
Population (2006)
 • Total535,449
Time zoneUTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+4:30 (IRDT)
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Arak County (Persian: شهرستان اراک‎) is a county in Markazi Province in Iran. The capital of the county is Arak. Its former name was Sultanabad.[1] At the 2006 census, the county's population (including those portions later split off to form Khondab County and Farahan County) was 602,971, in 165,955 families; excluding those portions, the population was 535,449, in 148,646 families.[2] The county has one district: the Central District. The county has three cities: Arak, Karchan & Davudabad.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gitashenasi Province Atlas of Iran
    اطلس گیتاشناسی استان‌های ایران
    Archived May 22, 2007, at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)". Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original (Excel) on 2011-11-11.

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