Ilgaz, formerly Koçhisar, is a town and district of Çankırı Province in the Central Anatolia region of Turkey. Ilgaz is also the name of a mountain range that extends between Çankırı and Kastamonu provinces. The mountain is home to ski resorts.
Poppy fields near Mount Ilgaz
Location of Ilgaz within Turkey.
|• Mayor||Mehmed Öztürk|
|• District||784.06 km2 (302.73 sq mi)|
|• District density||19/km2 (50/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+2 (EET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+3 (EEST)|
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- "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.
Falling Rain Genomics, Inc. "Geographical information on Ilgaz, Turkey". Retrieved 2008-03-13.