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Kocaeli, Turkey

Kocaeli is one of 81 primary administrative regions in Turkey with a population of approximately 1,676,202 people.

Facts and figures on Kocaeli at a glance

Region name: Kocaeli (Kocaeli)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,676,202 people
Country: Turkey
Continent: Asia

The regional headquarters of Kocaeli (Kocaeli) is located in the regional capital Izmit (İzmit) with a population of 196,571 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Kocaeli's regional capital Izmit to Turkey's capital Ankara (Ankara) is approximately 267 km (166 mi).

Facts and figures about Kocaeli
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Kocaeli Kocaeli1,676,202 peopleIzmit İzmit196,571 people

Compare with other regions in Turkey.

Map of Kocaeli

Map of Kocaeli

Information on Kocaeli

Information on Kocaeli
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Kocaeli KocaeliIzmit İzmit16TurkeyAsia

Time in Kocaeli

Time in Kocaeli
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sun, 28 Nov 2021 - 2:29pmNoSun, 28 Nov 2021 - 2:29pmUTC +2.0Europe/Istanbul

Geographic coordinates of Kocaeli

Latitude & Longitude of Kocaeli
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map40°55'00.0"N (40.9166700°)29°55'00.0"E (29.9166700°)

Subregions in Kocaeli

There are 16 administrative subregions in Kocaeli.
Subregions in Kocaeli
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Basiskele Başiskele1.76,605--
Basiskelesi Ilcesi Başiskelesi İlçesi2.---
Cayirova Çayırova3.103,536--
Darica Darıca4.164,385--
Derince Ilcesi Derince İlçesi5.130,657--
Dilovasi Dilovası6.45,610--
Gebze Gebze7.329,195--
Goelcuek Ilcesi Gölcük İlçesi8.145,805--
Izmit İzmit9.332,754--
Izmit Ilcesi İzmit İlçesi10.---
Kandira Ilcesi Kandıra İlçesi11.50,046--
Karamuersel Ilcesi Karamürsel İlçesi12.53,033--
Kartepe Kartepe13.101,692--
Kartepe Ilcesi Kartepe İlçesi14.---
Koerfez Ilcesi Körfez İlçesi15.142,884--
Merkez Merkez16.---

External sources of information on Kocaeli

Kocaeli on Wikipedia