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Country  Iran
Province Markazi
County Khomeyn
Bakhsh Central
Population (2006)
 • Total 64,031
Time zone IRST (UTC+03:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+04:30)

Khomein (Persian: خمين, also Romanized as Khomeyn, Khowmeyn, and Khūmaīn)[1] is a city in and the capital of Khomeyn County, Markazi Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 64,031, in 17,399 families.[2] The city is the birthplace of the Ruhollah Khomeini, leader of the Iranian Revolution.

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  1. Khomein can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3071137" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  2. "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)" (Excel). Islamic Republic of Iran.  |archive-url= is malformed: timestamp (help)