Oluklu, Selim

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Oluklu is located in Turkey
Location in Turkey
Coordinates: 40°19′N 42°53′E / 40.317°N 42.883°E / 40.317; 42.883Coordinates: 40°19′N 42°53′E / 40.317°N 42.883°E / 40.317; 42.883
Country  Turkey
Province Kars Province
District Selim
Elevation 2,030 m (6,655 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 1,574
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Area code(s) 0474
Licence plate 36

Oluklu is a village in the Selim district of Kars Province, Turkey. It is situated in high plains at 40°19′N 42°53′E / 40.317°N 42.883°E / 40.317; 42.883, The distance to Selim is 25 kilometres (16 mi) and to Kars is 45 kilometres (28 mi). The population of Oluklu is 1574[1] as of 2011. Up to 2011 Oluklu was a village in Kağızman district. But it was closer to Selim and hence in April 2011, it the province council decided to change the adiministrative status of Oluklu which disappointed Kağızman residents.[2]