Puli Khumri (Persian:پل خمری) is a city in northern Afghanistan. It is the capital of Baghlan Province and as of 2002 had a population of 60,000. The spoken language is mainly Persian and the vast majority in this city are ethnic Tajiks. The city of Puli Khumri has a population of 221,274 (in 2015).  it has 6 districts and a total land area of 3,752 Hectares.  The total number of dwellings in this city are 24,586.