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Tehran
تهران
Towers in Tehran City at night.jpg
Nickname(s): TEH
Tehran is located in Iran
Tehran
Tehran
Coordinates: 35°41′46″N 51°25′23″E / 35.69611°N 51.42306°E / 35.69611; 51.42306
Kintra  Iran
Province Tehran
Coonty Tehran
Bakhsh Central
Govrenment
 • Mayor Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf
 • Ceety Cooncil Chairman: Mehdi Chamran
Aurie
 • Urban 730 km2 (280 sq mi)
 • Metro 1,274 km2 (492 sq mi)
Elevation 1,200 m (3,900 ft)
Population (2016)[1]
 • Density 11,800/km2 (31,000/sq mi)
 • Urban &0,000,000,008,846,782,000,0008,846,782
 • Metro &0,000,000,015,000,000,000,00015,000,000
 • Population Rank in Iran 1st
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)
Aurie code(s) 021
Wabsteid www.tehran.ir

Tehran (Persian: تهران Tehrān pronounced [tʰehˈɾɒːn]), is the caipital o Iran an Tehran Province. Wi a population o 8,429,807;[2] it is an aa Iran's lairgest urban aurie an ceety, ane o the lairgest ceeties in Wastren Asie, an is the 21st lairgest ceety in the warld.

Tehran is the centre o maist Iranian industries includin automotive, electrical, military, weaponry, textiles, succar, cement, an chemical. Tehran is an aa a leadin centre for the sale o cairpets an furniture. Thare is an ile refinery locatit sooth o the ceety.[3]

Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Kintra Ceety
Unitit States Unitit States Los Angeles[4]
Roushie Roushie Moscow[5]
Sooth Korea Sooth Korea Seoul[6]
Philippines Philippines Manila[7]
Belaroushie Belaroushie Minsk[8]
Cuba Cuba Havana[9]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Urban population: Data for Tehran Coonty. ~97.5% o coonty population leeve in Tehran ceety
    Metro population: Estimate on base o census data, includes central pairt o Tehran province an Karaj Coonty an Fardis frae Alborz province
  2. "World: largest cities and towns and statistics of their population". Archived frae the original on 10 Januar 2010. Retrieved 5 August 2010. 
  3. Tehran Oil Refining Company Official Website. Tehran Oil Refining Company Official Website
  4. http://www.lacity.org/SisterCities/html/11.htm
  5. http://el.mos.ru/cgi-bin/pbl_web?vid=2&osn_id=0&id_rub=2368&news_unom=35877
  6. [1][deid airtin]
  7. "Sister Cities of Manila". © 2008-2009 City Government of Manila. Retrieved 2009-09-02.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  8. "Каталог организаций — Минский городской исполнительный комитет". Minsk.gov.by. Retrieved 2010-09-25. 
  9. [2]