Mazgirt

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Mazgirt
Mazgirt is located in Turkey
Mazgirt
Mazgirt
Coordinates: 39°01′18″N 39°36′30″E / 39.02167°N 39.60833°E / 39.02167; 39.60833Coordinates: 39°01′18″N 39°36′30″E / 39.02167°N 39.60833°E / 39.02167; 39.60833
Country Turkey
Province Dersim
Government
 • Mayor Tekin Türkel (ÖDP)
 • Kaymakam Haluk Çakmak
Area[1]
 • District 673.51 km2 (260.04 sq mi)
Elevation 1,447 m (4,747 ft)
Population (2012)[2]
 • Urban 2,107
 • District 8,622
 • District density 13/km2 (33/sq mi)
Post code 628xx
Website www.mazgirt.bel.tr

Mazgirt is a small city and its surrounding district in Dersim Province of Turkey. The city has a population of 1,712. The mayor is Tekin Türkel (ÖDP).

A member of the Dutch Senate, Sinan Koç, is from Mazgirt.

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.