Karakoçan

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Karakoçan, Elazığ
Karakoçan town center
Karakoçan town center
Karakoçan, Elazığ is located in Turkey
Karakoçan, Elazığ
Karakoçan, Elazığ
Coordinates: 38°57′N 40°02′E / 38.950°N 40.033°E / 38.950; 40.033Coordinates: 38°57′N 40°02′E / 38.950°N 40.033°E / 38.950; 40.033
County Turkey
Province Elazığ
Government
 • Mayor Burhan Kocaman (BDP)
 • Kaymakam Cengiz Ünsal
Area[1]
 • District 1,083.23 km2 (418.24 sq mi)
Population (2012)[2]
 • Urban 13,140
 • District 28,743
 • District density 27/km2 (69/sq mi)
Post code 23600
Website www.karakocan.bel.tr

Karakoçan (Ottoman Turkish: تپه Hill, Kurdish: Dep, Armenian: Oxi) is a town and district of Elâzığ Province in the Eastern Anatolia region of Turkey. The mayor is Burhan Kocaman (BDP). The population is 13,279.


References[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. 

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