Iran Map with 31 Provinces


The Iran Map Template includes two slides. Iran map with thirty one provinces, highlighting main regions, Tehran, Khorasan, Razavi, Isfahan, and Fars. Iran map labeled with capital and major cities, Tehran, Mashhad, Isfahan, Karaj, Tabriz, and Shiraz.

Location: Iran, also known as Persia, is located in Western Asia. It is bordered to the northwest by Armenia and Azerbaijan, to the north by the Caspian Sea, to the northeast by Turkmenistan, to the east by Afghanistan and Pakistan, to the south by the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman, and to the west by Turkey and Iraq.

Population: Iran is the 18th most populous country in the world, with a population of around 85 million people. The majority of the population is Persian, but there are also significant Azerbaijani, Kurdish, and other ethnic groups.

Economy: Iran has a diverse economy, with oil and natural gas reserves being significant contributors to its GDP. The country also has thriving industries in sectors such as agriculture, manufacturing, and services.

Neighboring Countries: Iran shares its borders with several countries, including Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Iraq, Pakistan, Turkey, and Turkmenistan.

Iran’s strategic location, large population, and diverse economy make it a key player in the geopolitics of the Middle East and Central Asia.

Slide 1, Iran map labeled with capital and major cities.

Its capital and largest city is Tehran, other major cities including Mashhad, Isfahan, Karaj, Tabriz, and Shiraz.

Capital and Major Cities on Iran Map

Tehran: The Capital

Tehran, the capital of Iran, is the largest city in the country, with a population of over 8.6 million. It is situated at the foothills of the Alborz Mountains and is Iran’s political, economic, and cultural center. Tehran boasts a mix of modernity and tradition, with bustling bazaars, historic palaces, and contemporary skyscrapers. It is also home to Mehrabad International Airport, one of the country’s major airports.

Mashhad: A Historical Oasis

Mashhad, the second most populous city in Iran, is located in the northeast, near the borders with Turkmenistan and Afghanistan. It is renowned for its historical significance as an important oasis along the Silk Road. Mashhad is also home to Mashhad International Airport.

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Isfahan: An Industrial Hub

Isfahan, a city with a population of over 1.9 million, is an industrial hub in central Iran. It was once the capital of Persia and is known for its historic monuments and architecture, including the Imam Mosque. Isfahan is also served by Isfahan International Airport.

Karaj: An Urban Extension of Tehran

Karaj, with a population of over 1.5 million, is the fourth most populous city in Iran. It is situated 35km west of Tehran and is increasingly becoming an urban extension of the capital.

Tabriz: A Center of Handicrafts

Tabriz, with a population of over 1.5 million, is the capital of East Azerbaijan Province. It is known for its hand-woven carpets and jewelry and is situated in an active volcanic region.

Shiraz: The City of Poets and Literature

Shiraz, with a population of over 1.5 million, is a major center for Iran’s electronic industries and a regional trade center. It is one of the oldest cities of ancient Persia and is known for its poets, literature, and gardens

Slide 2, Iran map labeled with major administration districts.

Iran map shows the country divided into thirty one provinces, Alborz, Ardabil, Azerbaijan, East, Azerbaijan, West, Bushehr, Chahar Mahaal and Bakhtiari, Fars, Gilan, Golestan, Hamadan, Hormozgān, Ilam, Isfahan, Kerman, Kermanshah, Khorasan, North, Khorasan, Razavi, Khorasan, South, Khuzestan, Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad, Kurdistan, Lorestan, Markazi, Mazandaran, Qazvin, Qom, Semnan, Sistan and Baluchestan, Tehran, Yazd, and Zanjan. Every individual political subdivision is an editable shape.

Major Regions on Iran Map

Tehran: The Political and Cultural Hub

Tehran, in addition to being the capital city, is also a region in Iran, housing the administrative and cultural heart of the country.

Khorasan Razavi: Historical Significance

Mashhad is the capital of Razavi Khorasan Province and is historically significant as an oasis along the Silk Road.

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Isfahan: Industrial and Historical Importance

Isfahan, the capital of its eponymous province, is an industrial city with a rich historical heritage, having been the capital of Persia from 1598 until 1722.

Fars: A Center of Trade and Culture

Shiraz, the capital of Fars province, serves as a regional trade center and is famed for its poets, literature, and electronic industries.

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