|Coordinates: 38°25′22″N 38°21′56″E / 38.42278°N 38.36556°ECoordinates: 38°25′22″N 38°21′56″E / 38.42278°N 38.36556°E|
|• Mayor||Selahattin Gürkan (AKP)|
|• Kaymakam||Abdulmuttalip Aksoy|
|• District||234.58 km2 (90.57 sq mi)|
|• District density||130/km2 (330/sq mi)|
Formerly named Eskimalatya (Old Malatya), the center town corresponds to the previous location of Malatya city, at a distance of 20 km from the modern day urban center and provincial seat of Malatya. The town was renamed in honor of Battal Gazi.
- Battal Gazi
- Armenian Genocide (horrific crime which forced thousands of Syriac Christians, Armenians and Ptonian Greeks to flee)
|Wikivoyage has a travel guide for Battalgazi.|
- "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.