Aşkale

Aşkale is a town and district of the Erzurum province of Turkey. The mayor is Enver Başaran (AKP). The population is 12,509 (as of 2010).

Aşkale
Aşkale is located in Turkey
Aşkale
Aşkale
Coordinates: 39°55′16″N 40°41′41″E / 39.92111°N 40.69472°E / 39.92111; 40.69472Coordinates: 39°55′16″N 40°41′41″E / 39.92111°N 40.69472°E / 39.92111; 40.69472
Country Turkey
ProvinceErzurum
Government
 • MayorEnver Başaran (AKP)
 • KaymakamMustafa Özsoy
Area
 • District1,529.79 km2 (590.66 sq mi)
Population
 (2012)[2]
 • Urban
12,597
 • District
24,628
 • District density16/km2 (42/sq mi)
Post code
25500
ClimateDsb

Kandilli Ski Resort, which hosts cross-country skiing and biathlon competitions at some international winter sports events, is situated in Aşkale.

ReferencesEdit

  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.