Location of Sarıyahşi within Turkey.
|• Governor||İskender Çolak|
|• Mayor||Fatih Ünsal (MHP)|
|• District||279.57 km2 (107.94 sq mi)|
|Elevation||870 m (2,850 ft)|
|• District density||20/km2 (51/sq mi)|
|Time zone||EET (UTC+2)|
|• Summer (DST)||EEST (UTC+3)|
Sarıyahşi is a town and district of Aksaray Province in the Central Anatolia region of Turkey, at a distance of 110 km (68 mi) from the province seat of Aksaray. According to 2000 census, population of the district is 12,120 of which 7,751 live in the town of Sarıyahşi, and the remainder in surrounding villages. The district covers an area of 280 km2 (108 sq mi), and lies at an average elevation of 870 m (2,854 ft).
The town of Sarıyahşi is a small rural centre providing schools and other basic amenities to the surrounding countryside.
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- Galary website (Turkish)
- District governor's official website (Turkish)
- District municipality's official website (Turkish)
- Local news website (Turkish)
- Local news website (German)
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