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Aizanoi ruins in Çavdarhisar
Aizanoi ruins in Çavdarhisar
Location of Çavdarhisar within Turkey.
Location of Çavdarhisar within Turkey.
Çavdarhisar is located in Turkey
Location of Çavdarhisar
Country  Turkey
Region Aegean
Province Kütahya
 • District 200.07 km2 (77.25 sq mi)
Elevation 1,017 m (3,337 ft)
Population (2012)[2]
 • Urban 2,338
 • District 7,786
 • District density 39/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 43xxx
Licence plate 43

Çavdarhisar is a town and district of Kütahya Province in the Aegean region of Turkey. According to 2000 census, population of the district is 13,538 of which 4,687 live in the town of Çavdarhisar.[3] The local Kocaçay stream is still crossed by the Roman Penkalas Bridge.

Places of interest


  1. ^ "Area of regions (including lakes), km²". Regional Statistics Database. Turkish Statistical Institute. 2002. Retrieved 2013-03-05. 
  2. ^ "Population of province/district centers and towns/villages by districts - 2012". Address Based Population Registration System (ABPRS) Database. Turkish Statistical Institute. Retrieved 2013-02-27. 
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  • Falling Rain Genomics, Inc. "Geographical information on Çavdarhisar, Turkey". Retrieved 2008-10-31. 

External links

  • District governor's official website (Turkish)

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