İscehisar

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İscehisar
İscehisar is located in Turkey
İscehisar
İscehisar
Coordinates: 38°52′N 30°45′E / 38.867°N 30.750°E / 38.867; 30.750Coordinates: 38°52′N 30°45′E / 38.867°N 30.750°E / 38.867; 30.750
Country Turkey
ProvinceAfyonkarahisar
Area
 • District499.90 km2 (193.01 sq mi)
Population
 (2012)[2]
 • Urban
11,991
 • District
24,437
 • District density49/km2 (130/sq mi)
ClimateCsb

İscehisar is a town and district of Afyonkarahisar Province in the Aegean region of Turkey, on the road between the city of Afyon and Ankara. The mayor is İsmail Bayram (AKP).

Economy

The province of Afyonkarahisar is famed for the quality of its marble, most of which is quarried in the district of İscehisar.

Settlements

References

  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.

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