Iran Located in the continent of Asia, covers 1,531,595 square kilometers of land and 116,600 square kilometers of water, making it the 18th largest nation in the world with a total area of 1,648,195 square kilometers.


Iran was founded as a distinct and original nation in 1502. The population of Iran is 78,868,711 and the nation has a density of 51 people per square kilometer.

The dialing code for the country is 98 and the top level internet domain for Iranian sites is .ir.

Iran shares land borders with 7 countries: Turkey, Iraq, Turkmenistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Afghanistan, Pakistan.