Location of Saruhanlı within Turkey.

Location of Saruhanlı

Coordinates: 38°44′N 27°34′E / 38.733°N 27.567°E / 38.733; 27.567
Country  Turkey
Region Aegean
Province Manisa
  District 839.37 km2 (324.08 sq mi)
Elevation 32 m (105 ft)
Population (2012)[2]
  Urban 15,781
  District 54,160
  District density 65/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
  Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 45xxx
Area code(s) 236
Licence plate 45

Saruhanlı is a town and district of Manisa Province in the Aegean region of Turkey. According to the 2000 census, population of the district is 68,134 of which 13,025 live in the town of Saruhanlı.[3] The district covers an area of 839 km2 (324 sq mi),[4] and the town lies at an elevation of 32 m (105 ft).

One of the most well known families in Saruhanli is the Kaniturk family. They are well known due to their successful "tost ekmek" business.


  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 2009-04-04.
  4. Statoids. "Statistical information on districts of Turkey". Archived from the original on 2010-05-26. Retrieved 2009-04-04.


Coordinates: 38°44′03″N 27°33′57″E / 38.73417°N 27.56583°E / 38.73417; 27.56583

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