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Turkey overview

Turkey is a country in Asia and his population is 77,804,122 inhabitants over an area of 780,580 km2. Turkey capital is Ankara and his main time zone (in capitale) is Europe/Istanbul.

Turkey iso 3166 codes are TR (alpha-2), TUR (alpha-3) and 792 (numeric). Turkey FIPS code is TU. Turkey currency is Lira and the dialing code is +90.

Turkey postal format is : 99999 (Postal code).

Administrative divisions in Turkey : 7 Coğrafi bölgeleri (Regions), 81 İller (Provinces), 970 İlçeler (Districts), 3179 Belde (Towns), 925 Köyler (Villages).

Largest cities in Turkey are : İstanbul, Ankara, İzmir, Bursa, Adana, Gaziantep, Konya, Çankaya, Antalya, Bağcılar.

Local time :
Local time
Capital :
Ankara
Population :
77,804,122
Area :
780,580 km2
Iso code :
TR
dialing code :
90
Currency :
Lira

Largest cities in Turkey

CountryTurkey
ContinentAsia
CapitalAnkara
Iso codesTR / TUR / 792
Time zoneEurope/Istanbul
Total area780,580 km2
Dialing code+90
CurrencyLira
Internet tld.tr
Postal format 99999
GDP822 billion dollars
GDP per capita10,562 dollars
Neighbours countriesArmenia, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greece, Iraq, Iran, Syria.

Turkey administrative levels

Administrative nameAdmin levelTotal
Coğrafi bölgeleri (Regions) Level 17
İller (Provinces) Level 281
İlçeler (Districts) Level 3970
Belde (Towns) Level 43179
Köyler (Villages) Level 4925

Spoken languages in Turkey

Airports near Ankara (Capital of Turkey)

AirportCityDistance
Etimesgut Air BaseAnkara15 km
Esenboğa International AirportAnkara26 km
Akıncı Air BaseAnkara30 km
Temelli Air BasePolatlı45 km
Sivrihisar AirportSivrihisar138 km
Çukurhisar AirportAlpu161 km
Nevşehir Kapadokya International AirportNevşehir193 km
Eskişehir Air Base195 km
Anadolu University AirportEskişehir200 km
Konya AirportKonya218 km

Turkey first administrative level


Largest cities in Turkey

CityPopulationDistance from Ankara
İstanbul11,174,257352 km
Ankara3,517,1820 km
İzmir2,500,603521 km
Bursa1,412,701325 km
Adana1,248,988390 km
Gaziantep1,065,975507 km
Konya875,530230 km
Çankaya792,1891 km
Antalya758,188384 km
Bağcılar724,270361 km
Diyarbakır644,763675 km
Kayseri592,840262 km
Üsküdar582,666347 km
Bahçelievler576,799359 km
Umraniye573,265339 km
Mercin537,842380 km
Esenler520,235359 km
Eskişehir514,869200 km
Karabağlar458,000523 km
Muratpaşa450,000383 km
Şanlıurfa449,549601 km
Malatya441,805503 km
Sultangazi436,935362 km
Maltepe427,040333 km
Erzurum420,691719 km
Samsun394,050331 km
Batman381,990752 km
Kahramanmaraş376,045439 km
Van371,713921 km
Ataşehir361,615338 km
Şişli314,684351 km
Denizli313,238405 km
Batikent300,00012 km
Elazığ298,004566 km
Zeytinburnu288,743355 km
Adapazarı286,787229 km
Sultanbeyli286,622325 km
Gebze281,436307 km
Sivas264,022356 km
Tarsus256,482378 km
Trabzon244,083594 km
Manisa243,971490 km
Sancaktepe241,000330 km
Balıkesir238,151426 km
Adıyaman223,744528 km
Esenyurt211,330375 km
Kırıkkale211,13856 km
Antakya210,000505 km
Osmaniye202,837433 km
Çorlu202,578449 km
İzmit196,571266 km
Başakşehir193,750367 km
Kütahya185,008252 km
Çorum183,418192 km
Siverek175,341610 km
Isparta172,334312 km
Büyükçekmece163,140382 km
Aydın163,022492 km
İskenderun159,965471 km
Viranşehir154,163671 km
Uşak152,862328 km
Aksaray152,201200 km
Kızıltepe150,174738 km
Afyonkarahisar146,136237 km
İnegol133,959285 km
Tokat129,702318 km
Edirne126,470565 km
Beylikdüzü122,452376 km
Tekirdağ122,287468 km
Karaman120,399306 km
Nazilli119,370451 km
Ordu116,788441 km
Siirt114,034817 km
Erzincan114,027568 km
Alanya112,969383 km
Turhal110,884279 km
Bandırma107,631418 km
Turgutlu103,292472 km
Mustafakemalpaşa101,412379 km
Zonguldak100,229193 km
Manavgat99,254370 km
Giresun98,864482 km
Karabük97,481144 km
Bolu96,629140 km
Ceyhan96,303413 km
Kırşehir94,336142 km
Polatlı93,26272 km
Bafra92,944316 km
Rize92,772661 km
Ereğli92,117287 km
Ağrı92,022872 km
Erciş91,915908 km
Niğde91,039269 km
Lüleburgaz90,899492 km
Körfez90,580277 km
Nusaybin88,977794 km
Salihli88,906436 km
Ereğli88,848194 km
Kozan88,115376 km
Yozgat87,881167 km


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