Lenjan County

Lenjan County (Persian: شهرستان لنجان) is a county in Isfahan Province in Iran. The capital of the county is Zarrin Shahr (Riz-e Lenjan). Lenjan County is also the location of Isfahan Steel Mill. It is located on the banks of the Zayandeh River, which the largest river in Isfahan Province. Farming is an important source of income, and the most important product in Lenjan is rice. As of the 2016 census, the county's population was 262,912, in 81,101 households.[2]

Lenjan County
شهرستان لنجان
Location in Isfahan Province
Location in Isfahan Province
Location of Isfahan Province in Iran
Location of Isfahan Province in Iran
Coordinates: 32°24′N 51°13′E / 32.400°N 51.217°E / 32.400; 51.217Coordinates: 32°24′N 51°13′E / 32.400°N 51.217°E / 32.400; 51.217
Country Iran
ProvinceIsfahan
CapitalZarrin Shahr
Bakhsh (Districts)Central District, Bagh-e Bahadoran District, Fuladshahr District
Population
 (2016)[1]
 • Total262,912
Time zoneUTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+4:30 (IRDT)
Lenjan County can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "9205999" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
Shahinshahr va Meymeh County Historical population
YearPop.±%
2006226,756—    
2011246,510+8.7%
2016262,912+6.7%
amar.org.ir

Demographic Breakdown by Sex in Lenjan County (2016)

  Male (50.80%)
  Female (49.20%)

The county is subdivided into three districts: the Central District, Fuladshahr District and Bagh-e Bahadoran District. The county has nine cities: Chamgardan, Chermahin, Bagh-e Bahadoran, Zarrin Shahr, Sedeh Lenjan, Varnamkhast, Fuladshahr, Zayandeh Rud & Baghshad. Hossein Rajaei Rizi is the representative of Lenjan in Islamic Consultative Assembly.[3][4][5][6][7]

TransportationEdit

The main route passing through the county is Road 51, connecting population centres to Isfahan and Shahrekord.

Falavarjan County has its own Transit Bus system named Lenjan County Mass Transit Organization.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "National census 2016". amar.org.ir. Retrieved 2017-03-14.[]
  2. ^ "Census 2016 | Iran Data Portal". Retrieved 2020-11-19.
  3. ^ Elected by the people of Isfahan province in the 11th parliament tasnimnews.com, Retrieved 27 December 2020
  4. ^ The names of the candidates for the 11th term of the Islamic Consultative Assembly elections in Isfahan province were announced (among Lenjan) tasnimnews.com, Retrieved 27 December 2020
  5. ^ Political orientation of 10 elected representatives in the second round of the 11th parliament baharestanonline.com, Retrieved 27 December 2020
  6. ^ Hossein Rajaee Rizi, Lenjani representative in the parliament iribnews.ir, Retrieved 27 December 2020
  7. ^ Announcing the names of the candidates for the Islamic Consultative Assembly of Isfahan Province iribnews.ir, Retrieved 27 December 2020

External linksEdit

  • www.ppli.ir
  • www.payampersa.ir
  • www.lenjan.net