Geben, Kahramanmaraş

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Geben
Town
Geben is located in Turkey
Geben
Geben
Location in Turkey
Coordinates: 37°47′N 36°27′E / 37.783°N 36.450°E / 37.783; 36.450Coordinates: 37°47′N 36°27′E / 37.783°N 36.450°E / 37.783; 36.450
Country  Turkey
Province Kahramanmaraş Province
District Andırın
Belde (town) 1974
Government
 • Body Geben Municipality
Elevation 1,360 m (4,460 ft)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,127
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Area code(s) 0344
Licence plate 46
Website http://www.geben.bel.tr

Geben is a town in Andırın district of Kahramanmaraş Province, Turkey. At 37°47′N 36°27′E / 37.783°N 36.450°E / 37.783; 36.450 it is a mountainous town the distance to Andırın being about 30 kilometres (19 mi). This road now used only by Geben residents was an important caravan route in history which connected East Mediterranean cities to Central Anatolia. The population of Geben is 2127[1] as of 2010.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Turkstat". Turkish Statistical Institute. Archived from the original on 2012-04-25. Retrieved 2011.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)