Sarıkaya, Yozgat


Location of Sarıkaya within Turkey.

Location of Sarıkaya within Turkey.

Coordinates: 39°30′N 35°23′E / 39.500°N 35.383°E / 39.500; 35.383
Country  Turkey
Province Yozgat
  Mayor Ali Osman Ergir (AKP)
  District 974.44 km2 (376.23 sq mi)
Elevation 1,169 m (3,835 ft)
Population (2012)[2]
  Urban 19,590
  District 37,737
  District density 39/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
  Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 66xxx
Area code(s) 0354
Licence plate 66

Sarıkaya is a town and district of Yozgat Province in the Central Anatolia region of Turkey. According to 2000 census, population of the district is 58,026 of which 22,102 live in the town of Sarıkaya.[3] It is known for its hot springs and the associated bathhouses.


  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. Turkish Statistical Institute. "Census 2000, Key statistics for urban areas of Turkey" (in Turkish). Archived from the original (XLS) on 2007-07-22. Retrieved 2008-03-21.


Coordinates: 39°29′37″N 35°22′37″E / 39.49361°N 35.37694°E / 39.49361; 35.37694

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