Çayıralan

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Çayıralan
District
Location of Çayıralan within Turkey.
Location of Çayıralan within Turkey.
Çayıralan is located in Turkey
Çayıralan
Çayıralan
Location of Çayıralan within Turkey.
Coordinates: 39°18′18″N 35°38′40″E / 39.30500°N 35.64444°E / 39.30500; 35.64444
Country Turkey
ProvinceYozgat
Government
 • MayorÇakmak Çetin (CHP)
Area
 • District1,260.98 km2 (486.87 sq mi)
Elevation
1,348 m (4,423 ft)
Population
 (2012)[2]
 • Urban
6,096
 • District
16,092
 • District density13/km2 (33/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
66xxx
Area code(s)0354
Licence plate66
Websitewww.cayiralan.gov.tr

Çayıralan is a town and district of Yozgat Province in the Central Anatolia region of Turkey. The average altitude is 1,500 m above sea level. According to 2000 census, population of the district is 32,880 of which 14,046 live in the town of Çayıralan.[3][4] It has one of the largest forest areas in Central Anatolia. The district also possesses marble mines.

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  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. ^ Turkish Statistical Institute. "Census 2000, Key statistics for urban areas of Turkey" (XLS) (in Turkish). Retrieved 2008-03-19.
  4. ^ GeoHive. "Statistical information on Turkey's administrative units". Retrieved 2008-03-19.

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Coordinates: 39°18′18″N 35°38′40″E / 39.30500°N 35.64444°E / 39.30500; 35.64444