Aşkale

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Aşkale
Aşkale is located in Turkey
Aşkale
Aşkale
Coordinates: 39°55′16″N 40°41′41″E / 39.92111°N 40.69472°E / 39.92111; 40.69472Coordinates: 39°55′16″N 40°41′41″E / 39.92111°N 40.69472°E / 39.92111; 40.69472
Country Turkey
ProvinceErzurum
Government
 • MayorEnver Başaran (AKP)
 • KaymakamMustafa Özsoy
Area[1]
 • District1,529.79 km2 (590.66 sq mi)
Population (2012)[2]
 • Urban12,597
 • District24,628
 • District density16/km2 (42/sq mi)
Post code25500
ClimateDsb

Aşkale is a town and district of the Erzurum province of Turkey. The mayor is Enver Başaran (AKP). The population is 12,509 (as of 2010).

Kandilli Ski Resort, which hosts cross-country skiing and biathlon competitions at some international winter sports events, is situated in Aşkale.

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.