It is a district located on the European side of Istanbul. At the same time, it is one of the valuable regions of Istanbul with its districts such as Yeşilköy and Ataköy. The district is surrounded by Küçükçekmece from the west, Bahçelievler from the north, Güngören from the northeast and Zeytinburnu from the east, and the Marmara Sea from the south.
It has a beautiful and long coastline. All families can have a good time on this coastal road. You can see people doing sports in the mornings and weekends. For those who want to ride a bike, there is also the possibility to rent.
Bakırköy district is established on an area of 35 km². Its population is 226,229 according to 2020 data. The district’s livelihood is based on industry and trade. “Bakırköy Underground Bazaar” was put into service by the municipality in 1991. There are a total of 135 shops, and this bazaar contributes to the economy of the district.
According to March 2013 data, there are 11 shopping centers. The most prominent of these are as follows.
- Town Center
- Marmara Forum
- Forum Istanbul
It is among the shopping and attraction centers of Istanbul. The population of the district is increasing every year. For this reason, it is one of the investment centers.
Places to visit
Bakirkoy Botanical Park
There are Atatürk and children-themed sculptures, 11 thematic gardens, children’s playgrounds and social facilities in the park.
It is a Byzantine cistern.
17th century. It is a building that reflects the Ottoman architecture.
Also, the Çarşı Mosque and Fountain, rebuilt by Sultan Abdulaziz in 1875.
Şifa Bath, Yeşilköy mansions, Bakırköy houses, churches, mansions and Florya Sea Mansion are the foremost.
Why Should I Invest in Bakırkoy?
- Being in the center of Istanbul,
- It has a sea shore.
- There are many Shopping Malls in the district.
- Its population increases every year.
- Land and flat prices are increasing at a high rate every year.
- Has new and luxurious projects. It continues to be made in new projects.
- 2 of Istanbul’s largest 3 carriageways pass through this district.
Bakırkoy Construction projects