Güzelyurt District

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Location of Güzelyurt district in Northern Cyprus.

Güzelyurt District is a district of Northern Cyprus. It is divided into two sub-districts: Güzelyurt Sub-district and Lefke Sub-district.[1] Its capital is Morphou, also known by its Turkish name, Güzelyurt. Its population was 29,264 in 2006.[1] Its kaymakam is Menteş Gündüz.[2]

Güzelyurt District formed in 1 June 1998 via separation from Lefkoşa District.[3]


  1. ^ a b TRNC Census 2006 (TRNC State Planning Organization) Retrieved 2011-05-05.
  2. ^ Güzelyurt çarşısı Tatar'ı ağırladı (HaberHavadis) Retrieved 2011-05-21.
  3. ^ Haberler50 The number of Northern Cyprus districts increased from 3 to 5

Coordinates: 35°11′53″N 32°59′38″E / 35.1981°N 32.9939°E / 35.1981; 32.9939