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Balikesir, Turkey

Balikesir is one of 81 primary administrative regions in Turkey with a population of approximately 1,162,761 people.

Facts and figures on Balikesir at a glance

Region name: Balikesir (Balıkesir)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,162,761 people
Country: Turkey
Continent: Asia

The regional headquarters of Balikesir (Balıkesir) is located in the regional capital Balikesir (Balıkesir) with a population of 238,151 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Balikesir's regional capital Balikesir to Turkey's capital Ankara (Ankara) is approximately 427 km (265 mi).

Facts and figures about Balikesir
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Balikesir Balıkesir1,162,761 peopleBalikesir Balıkesir238,151 people

Compare with other regions in Turkey.

Map of Balikesir

Map of Balikesir

Information on Balikesir

Information on Balikesir
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Balikesir BalıkesirBalikesir Balıkesir21TurkeyAsia

Time in Balikesir

Time in Balikesir
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sun, 28 Nov 2021 - 2:33pmNoSun, 28 Nov 2021 - 2:33pmUTC +2.0Europe/Istanbul

Geographic coordinates of Balikesir

Latitude & Longitude of Balikesir
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map39°45'00.0"N (39.7500000°)28°00'00.0"E (28.0000000°)

Subregions in Balikesir

There are 21 administrative subregions in Balikesir.
Subregions in Balikesir
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Altieyluel Ilcesi Altıeylül İlçesi1.170,260--
Ayvalik Ilcesi Ayvalık İlçesi2.64,462--
Balya Ilcesi Balya İlçesi3.14,153--
Bandirma Ilcesi Bandırma İlçesi4.143,117--
Bigadic Ilcesi Bigadiç İlçesi5.48,728--
Burhaniye Ilcesi Burhaniye İlçesi6.52,674--
Dursunbey Ilcesi Dursunbey İlçesi7.40,572--
Edremit Ilcesi Edremit İlçesi8.129,104--
Erdek Ilcesi Erdek İlçesi9.32,958--
Goenen Ilcesi Gönen İlçesi10.73,325--
Gomec Ilcesi Gömeç İlçesi11.---
Havran Ilcesi Havran İlçesi12.---
Ivrindi Ilcesi İvrindi İlçesi13.35,209--
Karesi Ilcesi Karesi İlçesi14.---
Kepsut Ilcesi Kepsut İlçesi15.25,146--
Manyas Ilcesi Manyas İlçesi16.21,459--
Marmara Ilcesi Marmara İlçesi17.-Marmara Marmara2,137
Merkez Merkez18.---
Savastepe Ilcesi Savaştepe İlçesi19.19,466--
Sindirgi Ilcesi Sındırgı İlçesi20.36,847--
Susurluk Ilcesi Susurluk İlçesi21.40,323--

External sources of information on Balikesir

Balikesir on Wikipedia