Yalova Province

Yalova Province (Turkish: Yalova ili) is a province in northwestern Turkey, on the eastern coast of the Sea of Marmara. Its adjacent provinces are Bursa to the south and Kocaeli to the east. The provincial capital is the city of Yalova. The population of the Yalova Province was 203,741 in 2010. Prior to 1930, the area around Yalova constituted a district of Kocaeli Province; from 1930 to 1995, it was made part of Istanbul Province; in 1995, the area was separated and made into the current Yalova Province.

Yalova Province

Yalova ili
Location of Yalova Province in Turkey
CountryTurkey
RegionEast Marmara
SubregionKocaeli
Government
  Electoral districtYalova
Area
  Total847 km2 (327 sq mi)
Population
 (2018)[1]
  Total262,234
  Density310/km2 (800/sq mi)
Area code(s)0226
Vehicle registration77

Districts

Yalova Province is divided into 6 districts:

Notable natives

See also

References

  1. "Population of provinces by years - 2000-2018". Turkish Statistical Institute. Retrieved 9 March 2019.

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