Kırşehir Province

Kırşehir Province
Kırşehir ili
Province of Turkey
Location of Kırşehir Province in Turkey
Location of Kırşehir Province in Turkey
Country Turkey
Region Central Anatolia
Subregion Kırıkkale
Government
 •  Electoral district Kırşehir
Area
 • Total 6,570 km2 (2,540 sq mi)
Population (2010) [1]
 • Total 229,975
 • Density 35/km2 (91/sq mi)
Area code(s) 0386
Vehicle registration 40

Kırşehir Province ( Turkish: Kırşehir ili) is located in central Turkey, forming part of the central Anatolian region. It stands on the North Anatolian Fault, and is currently in an earthquake warning zone. The average elevation is approximately 985 meters above sea level. The provincial capital is Kırşehir.

It became a province in 1924. On 30 May 1954, it was accepted as a district of Nevşehir. Later, the towns of Kırşehir were divided between Ankara, Yozgat and Nevşehir. In 1957, Kırşehir became a province again.[ citation needed]

Districts

Kırşehir province is divided into 7 districts (capital district in bold):

Other Languages
azərbaycanca: Kırşəhər ili
Bân-lâm-gú: Kırşehir (séng)
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Кыршэхір (правінцыя)
Чӑвашла: Кыршехир (ил)
Bahasa Indonesia: Provinsi Kırşehir
Kurdî: Qîrşehir
кырык мары: Кыршехир (ил)
لۊری شومالی: آستوٙن قأرە شأر
latviešu: Kiršehiras ils
македонски: Кршехир (покраина)
Bahasa Melayu: Wilayah Kırşehir
norsk bokmål: Kırşehir (provins)
norsk nynorsk: Provinsen Kırşehir
پنجابی: صوبہ کیرشہر
qırımtatarca: Kırşehir (il)
русский: Кыршехир (ил)
српски / srpski: Киршехир (вилајет)
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Kırşehir (provincija)
Türkçe: Kırşehir (il)
Türkmençe: Kyrşehir (il)
ئۇيغۇرچە / Uyghurche: قىرشەھەر ۋىلايىتى
Tiếng Việt: Kırşehir (tỉnh)