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Kars, Turkey

Kars is one of 81 primary administrative regions in Turkey with a population of approximately 300,874 people.

Facts and figures on Kars at a glance

Region name: Kars (Kars)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 300,874 people
Country: Turkey
Continent: Asia

The regional headquarters of Kars (Kars) is located in the regional capital Kars (Kars) with a population of 77,486 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Kars's regional capital Kars to Turkey's capital Ankara (Ankara) is approximately 873 km (543 mi).

Facts and figures about Kars
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Kars Kars300,874 peopleKars Kars77,486 people

Compare with other regions in Turkey.

Map of Kars

Map of Kars

Information on Kars

Information on Kars
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Kars KarsKars Kars7TurkeyAsia

Time in Kars

Time in Kars
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sun, 28 Nov 2021 - 3:21pmNoSun, 28 Nov 2021 - 3:21pmUTC +2.0Europe/Istanbul

Geographic coordinates of Kars

Latitude & Longitude of Kars
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map40°25'00.0"N (40.4166700°)43°04'60.0"E (43.0833300°)

Subregions in Kars

There are 7 administrative subregions in Kars.
Subregions in Kars
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Akyaka Ilcesi Akyaka İlçesi1.11,563--
Arpacay Ilcesi Arpaçay İlçesi2.19,302--
Digor Ilcesi Digor İlçesi3.25,828--
Kagizman Ilcesi Kağızman İlçesi4.47,445--
Sarikamis Ilcesi Sarıkamış İlçesi5.48,354--
Selim Ilcesi Selim İlçesi6.25,826--
Susuz Ilcesi Susuz İlçesi7.11,820--

External sources of information on Kars

Kars on Wikipedia