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Hendek is located in Turkey
Country Turkey
Province Sakarya
 • Mayor İrfan Püsküllü (AKP)
 • Kaymakam Mustafa Ayhan
 • District 584.89 km2 (225.83 sq mi)
Elevation 197 m (646 ft)
Population (2012)[2]
 • Urban 46,276
 • District 75,113
 • District density 130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Post code 54300
Climate Cfb
Website .tr.bel.hendekwww

Hendek is a town and a district of Sakarya Province in the Marmara region of Turkey. The municipality was founded in 1907. The mayor of the city is Ali İnci (AKP).

Notable natives

  • Gaffar Okkan (1952–2001), assassinated police chief
  • [[Süleyman Seba
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