Selendi

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Slandos
District
Location of Slandos within Turkey.
Location of Slandos within Turkey.
Slandos is located in Turkey
Slandos
Slandos
Location of Slandos
Coordinates: 38°45′N 28°52′E / 38.750°N 28.867°E / 38.750; 28.867
Country  Turkey
Region Aegean
Province Manisa
Area[1]
 • District Invalid Data-keyManisa km2 (Formatting error: invalid input when rounding sq mi)
Elevation 431 m (1,414 ft)
Population (2012)[2]
 • Urban Invalid Data-keyManisa.
 • District Invalid Data-keyManisa.
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 45xxx
Area code(s) 236
Licence plate 45
Website www.selendi.bel.tr

Slandos (In Turkish, Selendi) is a town and district of Manisa Province in the Aegean region of Turkey. According to the 2000 census, population of the district is 26,061 of which 8,095 live in the town of Slandos.[3] The district covers an area of 701 km2 (271 sq mi),[4] and the town lies at an elevation of 431 m (1,414 ft).

It was located in antiquity on a tributary of the Hermos River.[5]

Bishopric[edit]

The town remains a titular See in the Roman Catholic Church.

Notes[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. 
  3. ^ Turkish Statistical Institute. "Census 2000, Key statistics for urban areas of Turkey" (in Turkish). Archived from the original (XLS) on 2007-07-22. Retrieved 2009-04-16. 
  4. ^ Statoids. "Statistical information on districts of Turkey". Archived from the original on 2010-05-26. Retrieved 2009-04-16. 
  5. ^ W. M. Ramsay, The Historical Geography of Asia Minor p122.

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Coordinates: 38°44′40″N 28°52′04″E / 38.74444°N 28.86778°E / 38.74444; 28.86778