Khorramabad is a mountainous city which is located between Zagros valleys with altitude of 1147 meters above the sea level.
This city enjoys moderate and semi-humid Mediterranean climate with high rainfall especially in spring.
The Tehran-Khuzestan highway, passing from Lurestan province, has given Khorramabad strategic and economic significance. In addition to petrochemical industries, steel foundry, power plant, animal husbandry and agriculture shape the economy of this city.
In addition to the strategic location of this city, historical monuments and prehistorical e evidence of civilization in the region as well as beautiful nature and forests, groundwater resources, unique spring and waterfalls have turned the city to a tourist destination and attract many tourists to the region.
Khorramabad people speak in Persian (Farsi), Luri, Laki dialects.