Afyonkarahisar

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Afyonkarahisar
Municipality
A view frae the Cumhuriyet Square an Utku Monument in Afyonkarahisar
A view frae the Cumhuriyet Square an Utku Monument in Afyonkarahisar
Afyonkarahisar is locatit in Turkey
Afyonkarahisar
Afyonkarahisar
Location o Afyonkarahisar
Coordinates: 38°45.48′N 30°32.32′E / 38.75800°N 30.53867°E / 38.75800; 30.53867Coordinates: 38°45.48′N 30°32.32′E / 38.75800°N 30.53867°E / 38.75800; 30.53867
Kintra Turkey
Region Aegean
Province Afyonkarahisar
Govrenment
 • Mayor Burhanettin Çoban (AKP)
 • Governor İrfan Balkanlıoğlu
Aurie[1]
 • Destrict 1,025.14 km2 (395.81 sq mi)
Elevation 1,021 m (3,350 ft)
Population (2012)[2]
 • Urban 186,991
 • Destrict 263,297
 • Destrict density 260/km2 (670/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Simmer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 03xxx
Licence plate 03
Wabsteid www.afyon-bld.gov.tr

Afyonkarahisar (Turkis pronunciation: [afjonkaɾahiˈsaɾ], Turkis: afyon "poppy, opium", kara "black", hisar "fortress"[3]) is a ceety in westren Turkey, the caipital o Afyon Province.

Twin touns – sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Area of regions (including lakes), km²". Regional Statistics Database. Turkish Statistical Institute. 2002. Retrieved 2013-03-05. 
  2. "Population of province/district centers and towns/villages by districts - 2012". Address Based Population Registration System (ABPRS) Database. Turkish Statistical Institute. Retrieved 2013-02-27. 
  3. Lewis Thomas (Apr 1, 1986). Elementary Turkish. Courier Dover Publications. p. 12. ISBN 978-0486250649.