Dehloran

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For the administrative subdivision, see Dehloran County. For the village in Khuzestan Province, see Dehloran, Khuzestan.
Dehloran
دهلران
city
Dehloran is located in Iran
Dehloran
Dehloran
Coordinates: 32°41′39″N 47°16′04″E / 32.69417°N 47.26778°E / 32.69417; 47.26778Coordinates: 32°41′39″N 47°16′04″E / 32.69417°N 47.26778°E / 32.69417; 47.26778
Country  Iran
Province Ilam
County Dehloran
Bakhsh Central
Population (2006)
 • Total 27,602
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Dehloran (Persian: دهلران‎‎; also Romanized as Dehlorān; also known as Deh Lovān and Deh Lūrān)[1] is a city in and the capital of Dehloran County, Ilam Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 27,602, in 5,787 families.[2] The city lies along Road 64, near the Iraqi border. A national natural monument lies in the north-eastern part of the city. Dehloran includes a mixture of Three main ethnics of Kurds, Lurs and Arabs (Nearly 55%, 35% and 10% respectively). It is an oil-rich region.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dehloran can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3060644" 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.