Burdur Province

Burdur Province
Burdur ili
Province of Turkey

Location of Burdur Province in Turkey
Country Turkey
Region Mediterranean
Subregion Antalya
  Electoral district Burdur
  Total 6,887 km2 (2,659 sq mi)
Population (2010-12-31)[1]
  Total 258,868
  Density 38/km2 (97/sq mi)
Area code(s) 0248
Vehicle registration 15

Burdur Province (Turkish: Burdur ili) is a province of Turkey, located in the southwest and bordering Muğla and Antalya to the south, Denizli to the west, Afyon to the north, and Isparta to the east. It has an area of 6,887 km² and a population of 258,868. The provincial capital is Burdur city.

Burdur is located in the Lakes Region of Turkey and has many lakes of various sizes, the largest of which, Burdur Lake, is named after the province. Salda Lake is the second largest lake in the province and is considered to be one of the cleanest lakes in the world.


Burdur province is divided into 11 districts (capital district in bold):

See also


  1. Turkish Statistical Institute, MS Excel document – Population of province/district centers and towns/villages and population growth rate by provinces
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Coordinates: 37°25′26″N 30°05′04″E / 37.42389°N 30.08444°E / 37.42389; 30.08444

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