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Markazi Province

استان مرکزی
Map of Iran with Markazi highlighted
Location of Markazi within Iran
Country  Iran
Area
 • Total 29,127 km2 (11,246 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total 1,351,257
 • Density 46.3919/km2 (120.1545/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+03:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+04:30 (IRST)
Main language(s) Persian

Markazi (Persian: استان مرکزی) is one of the 30 provinces of Iran. The word markazi means central in Persian. There are about 1,350,000 people living in the Markazi Province currently.

Some of the biggest cities of the province are: Saveh, Arak, Mahallat, Khomein, Delijan, Tafresh, Ashtian, and Shazand.

Counties

The Markazi Province is split into 10 different counties:

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