Kiğı

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Kiğı
Kiğı is located in Turkey
Kiğı
Kiğı
Coordinates: 39°19′00″N 40°21′00″E / 39.31667°N 40.35000°E / 39.31667; 40.35000Coordinates: 39°19′00″N 40°21′00″E / 39.31667°N 40.35000°E / 39.31667; 40.35000
Country Turkey
Province Bingöl
Government
 • Mayor Yılmaz Gündüz (CHP)
 • Kaymakam Ercan Çiçek
Area[1]
 • District 367.91 km2 (142.05 sq mi)
Elevation 1,700 m (5,600 ft)
Population (2012)[2]
 • Urban 3,062
 • District 4,886
 • District density 13/km2 (34/sq mi)
Post code 12800
Website www.kigi.bel.tr

Kiğı (Kurdish: Gêxî, Armenian: Քղի Kʿġi) is a town and district of Bingöl Province in the Eastern Anatolia region of Turkey. The mayor is Yılmaz Gündüz (CHP).

The district has a population of 3.188 out of which 1.604 live in the town of Kiğı.

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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