Gediz, Kütahya

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Gediz
Town
Location of Gediz within Turkey.
Location of Gediz within Turkey.
Gediz is located in Turkey
Gediz
Gediz
Location of Gediz
Coordinates: 39°02′N 29°25′E / 39.033°N 29.417°E / 39.033; 29.417
Country  Turkey
Region Aegean
Province Kütahya
Area[1]
 • District 1,441.52 km2 (556.57 sq mi)
Elevation 817 m (2,680 ft)
Population (2012)[2]
 • Urban 21,184
 • District 51,790
 • District density 36/km2 (93/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 43xxx
Licence plate 43
Website www.gediz.bel.tr

Gediz is a town and district of Kütahya Province in the Aegean region of Turkey. According to 2000 census, population of the district is 77,483 of which 19,375 live in the town of Gediz.[3]

Environment[edit]

The area was described, in 1920, as having expansive oak forests.[4]

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Notes[edit]

  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. ^ Turkish Statistical Institute. "Census 2000, Key statistics for urban areas of Turkey" (XLS) (in Turkish). Retrieved 2008-10-31. 
  4. ^ Prothero, G.W. (1920). Anatolia. London: H.M. Stationery Office. p. 97. 

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Coordinates: 39°02′30″N 29°24′36″E / 39.04167°N 29.41000°E / 39.04167; 29.41000