SEMNAN is located in the north of the country, and its center is city of
Semnan. The province of Semnan covers an area of 96,816 square
kilometers as 9.5 percent nationwide, considered as 6th largest state
and stretches along the Alborz mountain range and borders to
Dasht-e-Kavir desert in its southern parts.
Counties of the province include Semnan, Damghan, Shahrood,
Mehdishahr(Sangsar) and Garmsar. The province has an estimated
population of about 605,000 of which, 74 percent are urban habitants and
the rest live in villages.
Central coordination of the province locates in 35.5769°N 53.3953°E.
City of Semnan, 216 Km away Tehran, has an estimated population of
125,000 and is situated at 1,138 meters above sea level at the southern
foot of the Alborz Mountains....
Semnan can be divided into sixteen sectors from the old days of Avesta.
During the Medes and Achaemenid periods, it accounted for being one of
the largest provinces , ...
The production of textiles and carpets was the most important industries
in the history of city. However nowadays in compare with its population
Semnan have very powerful industrial especially in the field of
Automotive (Cars and Bikes). ...
and Transportation: Main Tehran-Mashhad railway is 5 km south of Damghan. Damghan is alongside of Tehran-Mashhad Highway. From south there is |