Aydıntepe

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Aydıntepe
Aydıntepe is located in Turkey
Aydıntepe
Aydıntepe
Coordinates: 40°23′27″N 40°09′02″E / 40.39083°N 40.15056°E / 40.39083; 40.15056Coordinates: 40°23′27″N 40°09′02″E / 40.39083°N 40.15056°E / 40.39083; 40.15056
Country Turkey
Province Bayburt
Government
 • Mayor Haşim Şentürk (MHP)
 • Kaymakam Abdullah Şen
Area[1]
 • District 473.08 km2 (182.66 sq mi)
Elevation 1,650 m (5,410 ft)
Population (2012)[2]
 • Urban 2,522
 • District 6,162
 • District density 13/km2 (34/sq mi)
Post code 695xx
Website www.aydintepe.bel.tr

Aydıntepe is a small city and its surrounding district in Bayburt Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey. The mayor is Haşim Şentürk (MHP).

The ancient Aydıntepe underground city, situated beneath the town, and stretching over 1 km (0.62 mi), is a visitor attraction.[3]

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. 
  3. ^ "Aydıntepe Yeraltı Şehri" (in Turkish). Aydıntepe Yeraltı Şehri. Retrieved 2016-07-06.