Kınık is a district of İzmir Province of Turkey.

Kınık
Town
Location of Kınık within Turkey.
Location of Kınık within Turkey.
Kınık is located in Turkey
Kınık
Kınık
Location of Kınık within Turkey.
Coordinates: 39°05′38″N 27°22′36″E / 39.09389°N 27.37667°E / 39.09389; 27.37667
Country Turkey
RegionAegean
Provinceİzmir
Area
 • District446.33 km2 (172.33 sq mi)
Population
 (2012)[2]
 • Urban
11,789
 • District
27,950
 • District density63/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
35990

It's mostly visited because of its proximity to the ancient Lycian sites of Xanthos and Letoon, both of which have been on the UNESCO World Heritage List since 1988.[3]

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.
  3. ^ "Kınık – Travel guide at Wikivoyage". en.wikivoyage.org. Retrieved 2019-12-03.