Erzincan Province

Erzincan Province (Turkish: Erzincan ili) is a province in the eastern region of Anatolia, Turkey, and home to Erzincan, a city which was destroyed and rebuilt after an earthquake of magnitude 7.9 on December 27, 1939.[2] The population was 224,949 in 2010.

Erzincan Province

Erzincan ili
Location of Erzincan Province in Turkey
CountryTurkey
RegionNortheast Anatolia
SubregionErzurum
Government
  Electoral districtErzincan
Area
  Total11,974 km2 (4,623 sq mi)
Population
 (2018)[1]
  Total236,034
  Density20/km2 (51/sq mi)
  Urban
114,437
Area code(s)0446
Vehicle registration24

Geography

Erzincan is traversed by the northeasterly line of equal latitude and longitude.

Districts

Erzincan province is divided into 9 districts (capital district in bold):

See also

References

  1. "Population of provinces by years - 2000-2018". Turkish Statistical Institute. Retrieved 9 March 2019.
  2. Rosie Ayliffe, Marc Dubin, John Gawthrop, Terry Richardson, Turkey, 1136 pp., Rough Guides, 2003, ISBN 1-84353-071-6, ISBN 978-1-84353-071-8 (see p.1016)

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