Olur

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Olur
Olur is located in Turkey
Olur
Olur
Coordinates: 40°49′47″N 42°07′43″E / 40.82972°N 42.12861°E / 40.82972; 42.12861Coordinates: 40°49′47″N 42°07′43″E / 40.82972°N 42.12861°E / 40.82972; 42.12861
Country Turkey
Province Erzurum
Government
 • Mayor Rüstem Polat (AKP)
 • Kaymakam Yunus Emre Altıner
Area[1]
 • District 797.72 km2 (308.00 sq mi)
Population (2012)[2]
 • Urban 2,157
 • District 7,473
 • District density 9.4/km2 (24/sq mi)
Post code 25650
Website www.olur.bel.tr

Olur (Armenian: Տայոց քար, T'ayots k'ar, meaning "a rock from Tayk", Georgian: ტაოსკარი, t'aosk'ari, meaning "the door of Tao", formerly Tavusker) was a historic district Taoskari of Georgia, nowadays the town and district of Erzurum Province in the Eastern Anatolia region of Turkey. The mayor is Rüstem Polat (AKP). The population is 2,225 (as of 2010).

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.