Sarpol-e Zahab County

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Sarpol-e Zahab County

شارستانی سەرپێڵی زەھاو
Counties of Kermanshah Province
Counties of Kermanshah Province
Location of Kermanshah Province in Iran
Location of Kermanshah Province in Iran
Coordinates: 34°35′N 45°50′E / 34.583°N 45.833°E / 34.583; 45.833Coordinates: 34°35′N 45°50′E / 34.583°N 45.833°E / 34.583; 45.833
Country Iran
CapitalSarpol-e Zahab
Bakhsh (Districts)Central District
 • Total81,428
Time zoneUTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+4:30 (IRDT)
Sarpol-e Zahab County can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "9206874" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".

Sarpol-e Zahab County or with Kurdish pronunciation Sarpell-i zahaw (Kurdish: سه‌رپێڵی زه‌هاو, Serpêllî Zehaw Persian: شهرستان سرپل ذهاب‎, Šaharestâne Sarpole Zahâb;) is a county in Kermanshah Province in Iran. The capital of the county is Sarpol-e Zahab, whose people are adherents of Shia, Sunni and Yarsan.[1]

The inhabitants speak Kalhuri variant of the Sorani dialect of Kurdish. At the 2006 census, the county's population was 81,428, in 18,233 families.[2] The county has one district: the Central District. The county has one city: Sarpol-e Zahab.


  1. ^ Knowing Sarpol-e-Zahab Retrieved 2 December 2017
  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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