Olur

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Olur
Olur is located in Turkey
Olur
Olur
Coordinates: 40°49′47″N 42°07′43″E / 40.82972°N 42.12861°E / 40.82972; 42.12861Coordinates: 40°49′47″N 42°07′43″E / 40.82972°N 42.12861°E / 40.82972; 42.12861
Country Turkey
Province Erzurum
Government
 • Mayor Rüstem Polat (AKP)
 • Kaymakam Yunus Emre Altıner
Area[1]
 • District 797.72 km2 (308.00 sq mi)
Population (2012)[2]
 • Urban 2,157
 • District 7,473
 • District density 9.4/km2 (24/sq mi)
Post code 25650
Climate Dfb
Website www.olur.bel.tr

Olur, formerly Tavusker (Georgian: ტაოსკარი Taoskari, meaning "Gates of Tao"; , meaning "a rock in Tayk",), is a town and district of Erzurum Province in the Eastern Anatolia region of Turkey. The mayor is Rüstem Polat (AKP). The population is 2,225 (as of 2010).

References[edit]

  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.