Karun County

Karun County (Persian: شهرستان کارون) is located in Khuzestan province, Iran. The capital of the county is Kut-e Abdollah. At the 2006 census, the county's population as a part of Ahvaz County was 110,209, in 20,220 families.[1] It was separated from Ahvaz County on 23 January 2013.[2] The county's population is more than 200,000, according to governorship of the city.[3]

Karun County
شهرستان کارون
Location of Karun County in Khuzestan province
Location of Karun County in Khuzestan province
Location of Khuzestan province in Iran
Location of Khuzestan province in Iran
Coordinates: 31°04′N 48°35′E / 31.067°N 48.583°E / 31.067; 48.583Coordinates: 31°04′N 48°35′E / 31.067°N 48.583°E / 31.067; 48.583
CountryFlag of Iran.svg Iran
ProvinceKhuzestan
CapitalKut-e Abdollah
Districts1 (2006)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total110,209
Time zoneUTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+4:30 (IRDT)
Karun County can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "9205934" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".

Administrative divisionsEdit

Karun County (2006)[1]
Administrative Divisions1 Pop.
Kut-e Abdollah Rural District 91,299
Soveyseh Rural District 18,910
Total Karun County 110,209

1As a part of Ahvaz County

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)" (Excel). Statistical Center of Iran. Archived from the original on 2011-11-11.
  2. ^ تصویب نامه درخصوص تقسیمات کشوری در استان خوزستان شماره216671/ت48709هـ
  3. ^ About Karun Governorship of Karun Retrieved 29 February 2020