Kastamonu is a province of Turkey. Its capital is the same Kastamonu.
The province has 360 366 inhabitants ( 2007 census ) in an area of 13,473 km ². It borders the provinces of Sinop, Çorum, Karabük, Bartın and Çankırı.
The province is divided into districts ( Ilce ):
- Rifat Ilgaz, Turkish writers. Especially the film adaptation of his novel Hababam Sinifi it is popular in Turkey and present.