Orta

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Orta
Town
Location of Orta within Turkey.
Location of Orta within Turkey.
Orta is located in Turkey
Orta
Orta
Location of Orta within Turkey.
Coordinates: 40°37′N 33°06′E / 40.617°N 33.100°E / 40.617; 33.100
Country  Turkey
Province Çankırı
Government
 • Mayor Bayram Yavuz Onay (AKP)
Area[1]
 • District 544.33 km2 (210.17 sq mi)
Population (2012)[2]
 • Urban 3,306
 • District 13,996
 • District density 26/km2 (67/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 18xxx
Area code(s) 0
Licence plate 18
Website www.orta.gov.tr

Orta, formerly Kari Pazarı, is a town and district of Çankırı Province in the Central Anatolia region of Turkey.

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. 

Falling Rain Genomics, Inc. "Geographical information on Orta, Turkey". Retrieved 2008-03-13. 

A company of Turkish soldiers, the number varying by corps. A jannissary orta in the time of Suleiman comprised 196 men.

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Coordinates: 40°37′N 33°06′E / 40.617°N 33.100°E / 40.617; 33.100