Kordan, Alborz

Kordan (Persian: كردان‎, also Romanized as Kordān and Kurdan)[1] is a village in Chendar Rural District, Chendar District, Savojbolagh County, Alborz Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 3,697, in 1,018 families.[2]


The only main street in Kordan.
The only main street in Kordan.
Official seal of Kordan
Kordan is located in Iran
Coordinates: 35°55′53″N 50°49′52″E / 35.93139°N 50.83111°E / 35.93139; 50.83111Coordinates: 35°55′53″N 50°49′52″E / 35.93139°N 50.83111°E / 35.93139; 50.83111
Country Iran
Rural DistrictChendar
 • TypeRural municipality
 • MayorReza Modirzare
 • Total10.49 km2 (4.05 sq mi)
 • TotalAround 5,700
Time zoneUTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+4:30 (IRDT)
Telephone code026
Vehicle registration Iran I.R 21/38/68/78/30


List of popular places:Edit

  • Kordan mosque
  • Kordan Police station
  • Shahzade Hossein Shrine
  • Sharbanoo Shrine
  • Isar sport Complex
  • Sangesoo mountain
  • Barekat Road
  • Kordan Islamic council
  • Soleimani slaughter-house
  • Kordan duct and river
  • Horsemanship

Sports fieldsEdit

Mountaineering : Kordan area has suitable mountain connected from east to Talaghan and north to Karaj city. Sangeso is one of mountaineering team in Kordan village.

(horse) riding : It's traditional sport in Kordan. athletes develop many sorts of horses. There are horse trading and horse keeping in horse riding club. There are more than 15 horse riding club in Kordan village.

Aviation : Mehr is first aviation club in Kordan village.


Religious attractionsEdit

امامزاده حسین کردان

Imamzadeh Hossein (/huːˈseɪn/; Arabic: حُسَين‎ Ḥusayn) : It had made in 10th centuries in Christian Calendar and people can find that shrine in the Kordan Cemetery. That shrine has 1 wood door and people can see some beauteous handwriting in front of that door. There are some kind of trees like buttonwood and mulberry.

Kordan Mosque : It's not very old shrine. It has 2 out doors,1 elevator, and 2 indoors. Most pilgrims and mourners prepare 2,3 thousands foods and give them to people in Ashura (Arabic: عاشوراء ʻĀshūrā') and Tasu'a events in that shrine.


According to the population census, households and housing in 2016. 1,883 of the total Kordan population belong to women and 1,912 of the total Kordan population belong to men.

In 2016
Women Men Total
1,883 1.912 3,795



  1. ^ Kordan can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3072054" 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.

3.https://www.amar.org.ir/Portals/0/census/1395/results/abadi/CN95_HouseholdPopulationVillage_30_r.xlsx Kordan Population in 2016 (Excel file), (.xlsx format)