Kulp, Turkey

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Kulp
City
The city of Kulp
The city of Kulp
Location of the district of Diyarbakır within Turkey.
Location of the district of Diyarbakır within Turkey.
Kulp is located in Turkey
Kulp
Kulp
Location of Kulp
Coordinates: 38°31′N 41°01′E / 38.517°N 41.017°E / 38.517; 41.017
Country Turkey
Region Southeastern Anatolia Region
Government
 • Mayor Metin Dinar (BDP)
Area[1]
 • District 1,609.68 km2 (621.50 sq mi)
Population (2012)[2]
 • Urban 11,205
 • District 37,191
 • District density 23/km2 (60/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 21900
Area code(s) 412
Licence plate 21

Kulp (Ottoman Turkish: قولب Qulb, central district: Ottoman Turkish: پاصور Pasur,[3] Kurdish: Pasûr, Zazaki: Pasor) is a district of Diyarbakır Province in Turkey. The population was 10,119 in 2010.

Sources[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. ^ Tahir Sezen, Osmanlı Yer Adları (Alfabetik Sırayla), T.C. Başbakanlık Devlet Arşivleri Genel Müdürlüğü, Yayın Nu 21, Ankara, p. 328.

Coordinates: 38°30′06″N 41°00′42″E / 38.5016666667°N 41.0116666667°E / 38.5016666667; 41.0116666667