Čerević

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Čerević
Черевић
Village
The Orthodox church
The Orthodox church
Čerević is located in Serbia
Čerević
Čerević
Coordinates: 45°13′N 19°40′E / 45.217°N 19.667°E / 45.217; 19.667
Country  Serbia
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Čerević (Serbian Cyrillic: Черевић) is a village in Serbia. It is situated in the Beočin municipality, in the Vojvodina province. Although, the village is geographically located in Syrmia, it is part of the South Bačka District. The village has a Serb ethnic majority and its population numbering 2,826 people (2002 census).

Name[edit]

Map of the Beočin municipality, showing the location of Čerević

In Serbian the village is known as Čerević (Черевић), in Croatian as Čerević, and in Hungarian as Cserög.

History[edit]

During the Axis occupation in WWII, 87 civilians were killed in Čerević by fascists.

Historical population[edit]

  • 1961: 2,096
  • 1971: 2,144
  • 1981: 2,527
  • 1991: 2,510
  • 2011: 2,798

References[edit]

  • Miloš Lukić, Putevima slobode - naselja opštine Beočin u ratu i revoluciji, Novi Sad, 1987.
  • Slobodan Ćurčić, Broj stanovnika Vojvodine, Novi Sad, 1996.

See also[edit]

Coordinates: 45°13′N 19°40′E / 45.217°N 19.667°E / 45.217; 19.667