Rayen

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For the administrative subdivisions, see Rayen District and Rayen Rural District.
Rayen
راين
city
Rayen is located in Iran
Rayen
Rayen
Coordinates: 29°35′52″N 57°26′19″E / 29.59778°N 57.43861°E / 29.59778; 57.43861Coordinates: 29°35′52″N 57°26′19″E / 29.59778°N 57.43861°E / 29.59778; 57.43861
Country  Iran
Province Kerman
County Kerman
Bakhsh Rayen
Population (2006)
 • Total 9,623
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Rayen (Persian: راين‎‎, also Romanized as Rāyen; also known as Rāyīn)[1] is a city in and capital of Rayen District, in Kerman County, Kerman Province, Iran. At the 2006 Census, its population was 9,623, in 2,405 families.[2] The Rayen Castle is located in this town.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rayen can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3080933" 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.