Kulp, Turkey


The city of Kulp

Location of the district of Diyarbakır within Turkey.

Location of Kulp

Coordinates: 38°31′N 41°01′E / 38.517°N 41.017°E / 38.517; 41.017
Country  Turkey
Region Southeastern Anatolia Region
  Mayor Metin Dinar (BDP)
  District 1,609.68 km2 (621.50 sq mi)
Population (2012)[2]
  Urban 11,205
  District 37,191
  District density 23/km2 (60/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
  Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 21900
Area code(s) 412
Licence plate 21

Kulp (Ottoman Turkish: قولب Qulb, central district: Ottoman Turkish: پاصور Pasur,[3] Kurdish: Pasûr, Zazaki: Pasor) is a district of Diyarbakır Province in Turkey. The population was 10,119 in 2010.


  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.
  3. Tahir Sezen, Osmanlı Yer Adları (Alfabetik Sırayla), T.C. Başbakanlık Devlet Arşivleri Genel Müdürlüğü, Yayın Nu 21, Ankara, p. 328.

Coordinates: 38°30′06″N 41°00′42″E / 38.5016666667°N 41.0116666667°E / 38.5016666667; 41.0116666667

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