|Coordinates: TR 38°15′00″N 36°55′00″E / 38.25000°N 36.91667°ECoordinates: TR 38°15′00″N 36°55′00″E / 38.25000°N 36.91667°E|
|• Mayor||Fazlı Aydoğan (AKP)|
|• Kaymakam||Faik Arıcan|
|• District||1,427.77 km2 (551.27 sq mi)|
|Elevation||1,230 m (4,040 ft)|
|• District density||58/km2 (150/sq mi)|
The town of Afşin had a population of roughly 43,217 in 2012. Its economy consists mainly of agriculture although in recent years the industry has been developing slowly.
Two of the biggest villages that are connected to Afşin are Tanır and Büyük Tatlar.The Biggest village that there are 3 big quarter of Tanır. These are Önder, Karşıyaka, Çağlayan.
- "Area of regions (including lakes), km²". Regional Statistics Database. Turkish Statistical Institute. 2002. Retrieved 2013-03-05.
- "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.