Kızılören

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Kızılören
Location in Afyonkarahisar
Location in Afyonkarahisar
Kızılören is located in Turkey
Kızılören
Kızılören
Location in Turkey
Coordinates: 38°15′N 30°09′E / 38.250°N 30.150°E / 38.250; 30.150
CountryFlag of Turkey.svg Turkey
ProvinceAfyonkarahisar Province
Government
 • MayorAhmet Pekşen (AKP)
Area
 • District228.03 km2 (88.04 sq mi)
Population
 (2012)[2]
 • Urban
1,610
 • District
2,607
 • District density11/km2 (30/sq mi)
Time zone+3

Kızılören is a rural town and district of Afyonkarahisar Province, Turkey, 26 km from the towns of Sandıklı and Dinar, near the road to Ankara. It has a population (2010) of 1,660, down from 6,000 in 1990.

Economy

Kızılören is a poor district and many people have left in search of jobs in nearby Denizli, Antalya, Eskisehir and other industrial cities in Turkey and Europe.

Settlements

References

  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.

Coordinates: 38°15′N 30°09′E / 38.250°N 30.150°E / 38.250; 30.150