Bayburt Province

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Bayburt Province

Bayburt ili
Location of Bayburt Province in Turkey
Location of Bayburt Province in Turkey
CountryTurkey
RegionNortheast Anatolia
SubregionErzurum
Government
 • Electoral districtBayburt
Area
 • Total3,652 km2 (1,410 sq mi)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total82,274
 • Density23/km2 (58/sq mi)
Area code(s)0458
Vehicle registration69

Bayburt Province (Turkish: Bayburt ili) is a province of Turkey. Located in the Northeast Anatolia region of the country, the capital city is Bayburt, and with a population of 74,412 is the least-populous province in Turkey.

Geography[edit]

Bayburt is traversed by the northeasterly line of equal latitude and longitude.

Districts[edit]

Bayburt province is divided into 3 districts (capital district in bold):

Historical places[edit]

The most important places in Bayburt Province are:[2]

  • Bayburt Tower
  • Saruhan Tower
  • Aydıntepe underground city
  • Mausoleum of Dede Korkut
  • Mausoleum of Şehit Osman
  • Traditional Bayburt houses
  • Ulu Mosque
  • Pulur (Gökçedere) Ferahşat Bey Mosque
  • Sünür (Çayıryolu) Kutlu Bey Mosque
  • Yukarı Hınzeverek (Çatalçeşme) Mosque
  • Bedesten (covered bazaar)
  • Varzahan Armenian Church

Cities and towns[edit]

Climate[edit]

The climate is described as Humid Continental by the Köppen Climate System, abbreviated as Dfb.[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Population of provinces by years - 2000-2018". Turkish Statistical Institute. Retrieved 9 March 2019.
  2. ^ Bayburt Tarihi yerler Archived May 10, 2012, at the Wayback Machine ‹See Tfd›(in Turkish)
  3. ^ Climate Summary for Bayburt

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 40°14′12″N 40°13′25″E / 40.23667°N 40.22361°E / 40.23667; 40.22361