Jowkar, Iran

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Jowkar is located in Iran
Coordinates: 34°25′58″N 48°41′08″E / 34.43278°N 48.68556°E / 34.43278; 48.68556Coordinates: 34°25′58″N 48°41′08″E / 34.43278°N 48.68556°E / 34.43278; 48.68556
Country  Iran
Province Hamadan
County Malayer
Bakhsh Jowkar
Population (2016 Census)
 • Total 2,258 [1]
Time zone UTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+4:30 (IRDT)

Jowkar (Persian: جوكار‎, also Romanized as Jowkār and Jow Kār: also known as Jaūkāl and Jokar)[2] is the capital city of Jowkar District, in Malayer County, Hamadan Province, Iran. During the 2006 census, its population was 2,209, in 548 families.[3]


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  2. ^ Jowkar, Iran can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3068102" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  3. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)". Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original (Excel) on 2011-11-11.