Karaj

Karaj is the capital of , , and effectively a suburb of . Although the county hosts a population around 1.97 million, as recorded in the 2016 census, most of the 1,419 km2 county is rugged mountain, the urban area is the fourth-largest in Iran, after , , and .
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Museum
The Shah Abbasi Caravansarai is a historical caravanserai related to the Safavid dynasty and is located in Karaj. Photo: ثنا فلاح سخنگو, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Museum
Photo: ثنا فلاح سخنگو, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Railway station
Metro Station is a station in Metro Line 5. Photo: Diako1971, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Railway station
Metro Station, formerly simply known as Mahdasht Metro Station is a station in Metro Line 5. Photo: MRG90, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Neighborhood
Hasanabad is a village in Baraghan Rural District, Chendar District, Savojbolagh County, , .

Village
Sarv Dar is a village in Adaran Rural District, Asara District, Karaj County, , .

Karaj

Latitude
35.8122° or 35° 48' 43.9" north
Longitude
51.0074° or 51° 0' 26.6" east
Population
1,710,000
IATA airport codes
PYK and QKC
United Nations Location Code
IR QKC
Elevation
1341 metres (4400 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 234526006
Geo­Names ID
128747
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Karaj
  • Arabic: Karaj
  • Arabic: كرج
  • Armenian: Քարաջ
  • Asturian: Karaj
  • Azerbaijani: Kerec
  • Azerbaijani: Kərəc
  • Basque: Karaj
  • Belarusian: Керэдж
  • Bengali: কারাজ
  • Bulgarian: Карадж
  • Catalan: Karaj
  • Cebuano: Karaj
  • Central Kurdish: کەرەج
  • Chechen: Карадж
  • Chechen: Кередж
  • Chinese: Karaj
  • Chinese: 卡拉傑
  • Chinese: 卡拉季
  • Croatian: Karadž
  • Czech: Karadž
  • Danish: Karaj
  • Dutch: Karadsch
  • Dutch: Karaj
  • Egyptian Arabic: كرج
  • Erzya: Кередж ош
  • Esperanto: Karaĝ
  • Esperanto: Karaĝo
  • Finnish: Karaj
  • French: Karadj
  • French: Karaj
  • Georgian: ქარაჯი
  • Georgian: ყარაჯი
  • German: Karadsch
  • German: Karaj
  • Greek: Καράτζ
  • Gujarati: કરજ
  • Hausa: Karaj
  • Hebrew: כאראג
  • Hebrew: כרג'
  • Hindi: करज
  • Hindi: कैरैज
  • Hungarian: Karadzs
  • Indonesian: Karaj
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Karaj
  • Italian: Karaj
  • Japanese: キャラジ
  • Kalaallisut: Karaj
  • Kannada: ಕರಾಜ್
  • Kazakh: Кередж
  • Kirghiz: Кереж
  • Korean: 카라즈
  • Korean: 카라지
  • Kurdish: Kerec
  • Latvian: Karadža
  • Latvian: Keredža
  • Lithuanian: Karadžas
  • Lithuanian: Keredžas
  • Malagasy: Karaj
  • Malay: Karaj
  • Maori: Karaj
  • Marathi: करज
  • Mazanderani: کرج
  • Min Nan Chinese: Karaj
  • Northern Sami: Karaž
  • Norwegian: Karaj
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Karaj
  • Occitan (post 1500): Karaj
  • Ossetian: Кередж
  • Persian: قَصَبِهِ كَرَج
  • Persian: كرج
  • Persian: کرج
  • Persian: کلانشهر کرج
  • Polish: Karadż
  • Polish: Karaj
  • Portuguese: Caraje
  • Portuguese: Karaj
  • Romanian: Karaj
  • Russian: Карадж
  • Russian: Карай
  • Russian: Кередж
  • Scots: Karaj
  • Serbian: Караџ
  • Serbo-Croatian: Karadž
  • Sinhala: කරාජ්
  • South Azerbaijani: کرج
  • Spanish: Karaj
  • Swedish: Karaj
  • Tajik: Караҷ
  • Tamil: கரச்சு
  • Tamil: கராஜ்
  • Tatar: Кәрәҗ
  • Telugu: కారజ్
  • Thai: คาราจ
  • Thai: แคแรจ
  • Turkish: Karaj
  • Turkish: Kerec
  • Turkmen: Käräj
  • Ukrainian: Кередж
  • Urdu: کرج
  • Uzbek: Karaj
  • Vietnamese: Karaj
  • Waray (Philippines): Karaj
  • Western Panjabi: کرج
  • Wu Chinese: 卡拉季
  • Yue Chinese: 卡拉季
  • Heredi
  • Karadje
  • Karej
  • Keredi
  • Leredi
  • Qaşabeh-e Karaj

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