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Afyonkarahisar Province

Afyonkarahisar Province
Afyonkarahisar ili
Province of Turkey
Location of Afyonkarahisar Province in Turkey
Location of Afyonkarahisar Province in Turkey
Country Turkey
Region Aegean
Subregion Manisa
 • Electoral district Afyonkarahisar
 • Total 14,230 km2 (5,490 sq mi)
Population (2010-12-31)[1]
 • Total 697,559
 • Density 49/km2 (130/sq mi)
Area code(s) 0272
Vehicle registration 03

Afyonkarahisar Province (Turkish: Afyonkarahisar ili), also called more simply Afyon Province, is a province in western Turkey.

Adjacent provinces are Kütahya to the northwest, Uşak to the west, Denizli to the southwest, Burdur to the south, Isparta to the southeast, Konya to the east, and Eskişehir to the north. The provincial capital is Afyonkarahisar. It covers an area of 14.230 km², and the population is about 697,559 (2010 est).[2]


  • Districts 1
  • Gallery 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4


Afyonkarahisar province is divided into 18 districts:



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

External links

Media related to at Wikimedia Commons

  • Afyonkarahisar governor's official website (Turkish)
  • Afyonkarahisar municipality's official website (Turkish)
  • Pictures of the capital of Afyonkarahisar province. With old Fortress of Opium, nice old centre. (English)

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