Çanakkale Province

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Canakkale Province
Çanakkale ili
Province o Turkey
Location o Canakkale Province in Turkey
Kintra Turkey
Region Marmara
Caipital Canakkale
Area
 • Total 9,737 km2 (3,759 sq mi)
Population (2010-12-31)[1]
 • Total 490,397
 • Density 50/km2 (130/sq mi)
Area code(s) 0286
Vehicle registration 17
Website canakkale.gov.tr

Çanakkale Province (Turkis: Çanakkale ili ‎) is a province o Turkey, locatit in the northwastren pairt o the kintra. It takes its name frae the toun o Çanakkale.

Like Istanbul, Çanakkale province has a European (Thrace) an an Asie (Anatolie) pairt. The European pairt is formit bi the Gallipoli (Gelibolu) peninsula, while the Asie pairt is lairgely coterminous wi the historic region o Troad in Anatolie. They are separatit bi the Dardanelles strait, connectin the Sea o Marmara an the Aegean Sea.

The airchaeological steid o Troy is foond in Çanakkale province.

Destricts[eedit | eedit soorce]

Çanakkale province is dividit intae 12 destricts (caipital destrict in bauld):

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Turkish Statistical Institute, MS Excel document – Population of province/district centers and towns/villages and population growth rate by provinces

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Coordinates: 40°02′27″N 26°33′37″E / 40.04083°N 26.56028°E / 40.04083; 26.56028