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Samsun, Turkey

Samsun is one of 81 primary administrative regions in Turkey with a population of approximately 1,261,810 people.

Facts and figures on Samsun at a glance

Region name: Samsun (Samsun)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,261,810 people
Country: Turkey
Continent: Asia

The regional headquarters of Samsun (Samsun) is located in the regional capital Samsun (Samsun) with a population of 394,050 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Samsun's regional capital Samsun to Turkey's capital Ankara (Ankara) is approximately 331 km (206 mi).

Facts and figures about Samsun
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Samsun Samsun1,261,810 peopleSamsun Samsun394,050 people

Compare with other regions in Turkey.

Map of Samsun

Map of Samsun

Information on Samsun

Information on Samsun
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Samsun SamsunSamsun Samsun18TurkeyAsia

Time in Samsun

Time in Samsun
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sun, 28 Nov 2021 - 2:54pmNoSun, 28 Nov 2021 - 2:54pmUTC +2.0Europe/Istanbul

Geographic coordinates of Samsun

Latitude & Longitude of Samsun
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map41°15'00.0"N (41.2500000°)36°19'60.0"E (36.3333300°)

Subregions in Samsun

There are 18 administrative subregions in Samsun.
Subregions in Samsun
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Alacam Ilcesi Alaçam İlçesi1.28,162--
Asarcik Ilcesi Asarcık İlçesi2.17,783--
Atakum Atakum3.149,226--
Ayvacik Ilcesi Ayvacık İlçesi4.22,444--
Bafra Bafra5.142,812--
Canik Canik6.93,721--
Carsamba Ilcesi Çarşamba İlçesi7.136,184--
Havza Ilcesi Havza İlçesi8.42,791--
Ilkadim İlkadım9.312,248--
Kavak Ilcesi Kavak İlçesi10.20,604--
Ladik Ilcesi Ladik İlçesi11.17,230--
Merkez Merkez12.---
Ondokuzmayis Ilcesi Ondokuzmayıs İlçesi13.24,454--
Salipazari Ilcesi Salıpazarı İlçesi14.19,623--
Tekkekoey Tekkeköy15.50,124--
Terme Ilcesi Terme İlçesi16.73,615--
Vezirkoeprue Ilcesi Vezirköprü İlçesi17.101,715--
Yakakent Ilcesi Yakakent İlçesi18.9,074--

External sources of information on Samsun

Samsun on Wikipedia