Karaağaç, Hatay

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Karaağaç
Toun
Karaağaç is locatit in Turkey
Karaağaç
Karaağaç
Location in Turkey
Coordinates: 36°34′N 36°08′E / 36.567°N 36.133°E / 36.567; 36.133
Kintra Turkey
ProvinceHatay Province
Destrictİskenderun
Elevation
9 m (30 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Tot20,152
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
31200
Aurie code(s)0326
[[Turkis caur nummer plates |Licence plate]]31

Karaağaç is a toun in İskenderun destrict o Hatay Province, Turkey. At 36°34′N 36°08′E / 36.567°N 36.133°E / 36.567; 36.133 it is vera close baith tae İskenderun an it is amaist at the coast o Mediterranean Sea. Distance tae Antakya (centre o the province) is aboot 62 kilometres (39 mi). The population o Karaağaç is 20,152 [1] as o 2011. Karaağaç is a relatively new toun. 200 years ago five close veelages wur foondit bi the fowk frae Belen, a destrict centre aboot 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) at the north. Efter a considerable increase in population, in 1986 fower o these veelages votit tae be unitit as a tounship. Nou the umwhile veelages are the quairters o the toun.[2]

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