Coordinates: TR 39°35′16″N 28°37′39″E / 39.587778°N 28.6275°E / 39.587778; 28.6275Coordinates: TR 39°35′16″N 28°37′39″E / 39.587778°N 28.6275°E / 39.587778; 28.6275
Country  Turkey
Province Balıkesir
District Dursunbey
  Mayor Ramazan Bahçavan (AKP)
  Kaymakam Ibrahim Küçük
  District 1,948.18 km2 (752.20 sq mi)
Population (2012)[2]
  Urban 16,942
  District 41,320
  District density 21/km2 (55/sq mi)
Post code 10800
Website www.dursunbey.bel.tr

Dursunbey, formerly Balat, is a town and district of Balıkesir Province in the Marmara region of Turkey. Population is 16,924 (as of 2010). The mayor is Ramazan Bahçavan (AKP). Dursunbey is noted for its wood and apples.


  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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