Akpınar, Erdemli

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Akpınar
Village
Akpınar is located in Turkey
Akpınar
Akpınar
Location in Turkey
Coordinates: 36°49′N 34°03′E / 36.817°N 34.050°E / 36.817; 34.050Coordinates: 36°49′N 34°03′E / 36.817°N 34.050°E / 36.817; 34.050
Country  Turkey
Province Mersin Province
District Erdemli
Elevation 1,430 m (4,690 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 37
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 33750
Area code(s) 0324
Licence plate 33

Akpınar is a small village and yayla (summer resort) in Erdemli district of Mersin Province, Turkey. At 36°49′N 34°03′E / 36.817°N 34.050°E / 36.817; 34.050 it is situated in the Taurus Mountains. Distance to Erdemli is 44 kilometres (27 mi) and to Mersin is 80 kilometres (50 mi). The population of Akpınar is 37 as of 2011.[1] However being a yayla, the population increases during the summer months and there are most of the buildings in the village are vacant during the winter months.

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