Çankırı Province

Cankiri Province
Çankırı ili
Province of Turkey
Location of Cankiri Province in Turkey
Location of Cankiri Province in Turkey
Country Turkey
Region West Black Sea
Subregion Kastamonu
Government
 • Electoral district Cankiri
Area
 • Total 7,388 km2 (2,853 sq mi)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 179,067
 • Density 24/km2 (63/sq mi)
Area code(s) 0376
Vehicle registration 18

Çankırı Province (Turkish: Çankırı ili) is a province of Turkey, which lies close to the capital, Ankara. The provincial capital is Çankırı.

Economy[]

Çankırı is primarily agricultural with wheat, beans, corn and tomatoes the most common crops.

Climate[]

Summers in Çankırı are very hot with low rain. Winters are very cold with rain and occasional snow.

Districts[]

Gümerdiğin, a town in Şabanözü district

Çankırı province is divided into 12 districts (capital district in bold):

See also[]

References[]

  1. ^ Turkish Statistical Institute, MS Excel document – Population of province/district centers and towns/villages and population growth rate by provinces

External links[]

Coordinates: 40°44′08″N 33°21′58″E / 40.73556°N 33.36611°E / 40.73556; 33.36611