Ankara Polatli District Guide

Ankara City Guide

Polatlı is located on western region of Ankara with around one hundred twenty-five thousand population. The district is adjacent to Beypazarı, Ayaş, Sincan, Yenimahalle and Haymana districts of Ankara. Polatlı also has borders to Konya and Eskişehir provinces. Polatlı is the closest district to Ankara city center. The history of Polatlı district is based on the ancient city of Gordion. The district hosted Hittite, Phrygian, Lydian, Persian, Roman, Byzantine, Seljuk and Ottoman civilizations. In this way, there have been many historical and touristic places in the district. The economy of Polatlı district has developed mainly with agriculture. Polatlı is considered one of the most important granaries in the country. In addition, the development of urban economic activities and the industry and service sector are observed in the district. Some of the important industrial facilities and factories operate in the district. The high-speed rail also passes through the district boundaries.

Check out the most comprehensive Polatlı district guide now. You will find the answers of many questions like “Places to see in Polatlı” or “How to get to Polatlı?” in this guide.

District Name



Population Density

Population Growth Rate

Surface Area

Number of Neighbourhood




33.71 / km2

2,28  %

3.473 km2


Do you want to get detailed information about hospitals in Polatlı? If you’re, our special health guide will be helpful for you. In Polatlı, there are 1 state hospital and 2 private hospitals. In addition, there is dialysis center in the district.

If you are looking for real estate for sale in Polatlı or real estate for rent in Polatlı, you are on the right page. As of the end of August 2020 in Ankara, Polatlı district, the prices of houses for sale have increased 15.78% in the last year. Average for sale residential property size is 140 square meters. Considering the annual averages, the neighborhoods that gained the most value in Ankara province Polatlı district as of the end of August 2020 were  Mehmetakif, Şentepe, Eskipolatlı, Zafer, Fatih, respectively.

Accommodation in Polatlı is an important issue for people who visit city for different purposes like tourism or business. You can find hotels that are suitable for every kind of budget in the borders of district.

Check out the “Best places to visit in Polatlı” or “Top 10 things to do and see in Polatlı” questions in this guide. Polatlı district has hosted many civilizations throughout history. For this reason, there are many historical places to see in Polatlı district. You can also find museums to visit in the district. Gordion Ancient City and King Midas Tumulus are at the top of the historical places to visit in Polatlı district. As it is known, Gordion is the capital of the ancient Phrygian Kingdom. Gordion Ancient City is also on the UNESCO World Heritage Temporary List. In the Gordion Museum in Yassıhöyük village, historical artifacts belonging to the period are exhibited. Kayabaşı MosaicAlagöz Headquarters MuseumMalıköy Train Station MuseumSakarya MartyrdomKartaltepe Mehmetçik MonumentDua Tepe MonumentSakarya Martyrs MonumentHacı Tuğrul Village and TombPolatlı Mansions are other places you can visit in the district.

Polatlı has bus and railway transportation alternatives. You can use EGO buses or ÖHO buses to visit different districts of the city. You can also use minibuses for inner transportation in the district. Polatlı is 115 kilometers away from Ankara Esenboğa International Airport. Polatlı district is also located in the center of Konya-Ankara-Eskişehir-İstanbul high-speed train lines.

Check out the Ankara metro and tramway map below :

Ankara Subway Map


Enes Sahin

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