Sorkheh County

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Sorkheh County

شهرستان سرخه
Semnan counties
Semnan counties
Location of Semnan Province in Iran
Location of Semnan Province in Iran
ProvinceSemnan Province
Bakhsh (Districts)Central District
 • Total14,194
Time zoneUTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+4:30 (IRDT[)

Sorkheh County (Persian: شهرستان سرخه‎) is a county in Semnan Province in Iran. The capital and the only city of the county is Sorkheh. At the 2006 census, its population was 14,194, in 4,195 families.[1] The county was created in 2012 from parts of Semnan County.[2] The county has one district: the Central District. The languages of the county are Sorkhei and Tati (In the some villages like Arvaneh).[3]


  1. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)". Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original (Excel) on 2011-11-11.
  2. ^ Official government announcement (in Persian)
  3. ^ Cf. RaZmArA, Farhang-e Joghrafia'i-e Iran, vol 1, Tehran, p. 9.

Coordinates: 35°27′N 53°13′E / 35.450°N 53.217°E / 35.450; 53.217