Bingöl Province (Turkish: Bingöl ili, is a province of Turkey in the Eastern Anatolia Region.
The province was created in 1946 out of parts of Elazığ and Erzincan. The new province was first known as Çapakçur Province, until 1950.
Its neighbouring provinces are Tunceli, Erzurum, Muş, Diyarbakır, Erzincan and Elazığ.
The province covers an area of 8,125 km² .
It has a population of 255,170.
Bingöl province is divided into 8 districts (capital district in bold):
- ^ Turkish Statistical Institute, MS Excel document – Population of province/district centers and towns/villages and population growth rate by provinces
Coordinates: 39°02′28″N 40°40′33″E / 39.04111°N 40.67583°E