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Karatay, Konya

Mevlana Museum, Karatay, Konya
Mevlana Museum, Karatay, Konya
Location of Karatay, Konya within Turkey.
Location of Karatay, Konya within Turkey.
Karatay is located in Turkey
Location of Karatay, Konya within Turkey.
Country  Turkey
Province Konya
 • Mayor Mehmet Hançerli (AKP)
 • District 2,612.19 km2 (1,008.57 sq mi)
Elevation 1,026 m (3,366 ft)
Population (2012)[2]
 • Urban 256,455
 • District 275,987
 • District density 110/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 42xxx
Area code(s) 0332
Licence plate 42

Karatay is a town and district of Konya Province in the Central Anatolia region of Turkey. Karatay is one of the central districts of Konya along with the districts of Meram and Selçuklu. According to 2000 census, population of the district is 214,589 of which 183,677 live in the urban center of Karatay.[3][4]


  • Places to see 1
  • Notes 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Places to see


  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. ^  
  4. ^ GeoHive. "Statistical information on Turkey's administrative units". Retrieved 2008-03-24. 


  • Falling Rain Genomics, Inc. "Geographical information on Konya, Turkey". Retrieved 2008-03-24. 

External links

  • District governor's official website (Turkish)
  • District municipality's official website (Turkish)

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