Municipality of Štip

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Municipality of Štip
Општина Штип
Urban municipality
Flag of Municipality of Štip
Flag
Official logo of Municipality of Štip
Coat of arms
Location of Municipality of Štip
Country Macedonia
region Eastern Statistical Region
Municipal seat Štip
Government
 • mayor Ilcho Zahariev
Area
 • Total 583.24 km2 (225.19 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 47,796
 • Density 81.95/km2 (212.2/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
Area code(s) 032
car plates ŠT
Website http://www.Stip.gov.mk

Štip (Macedonian: Штип [ʃtip] ( )) is a municipality in eastern Republic of Macedonia. Štip is also the name of the town where the municipal seat is found. This municipality is part of the Eastern Statistical Region.

Geography[edit]

Štip Municipality covers an area of 583.24 km². The river Bregalnica runs through the municipality.

The municipality borders Probištip Municipality and Sveti Nikole Municipality to the north, Radoviš and Karbinci municipalities to the east, Lozovo and Gradsko municipalities to the west, and Konče Municipality to the south.

Demographics[edit]

At the census of 2002 the municipality had 47,796 residents.[1] At the census taken in 1994 the number of inhabitants was 46,372. Most of them live in the municipality center Štip, approximately 41,000, while the rest live in villages. Ethnic groups in the municipality:

Inhabited places[edit]

The number of the inhabited places in the municipality is 44.

Inhabited places in Štip Municipality Coat of arms of Štip Municipality.svg
Villages: Baltalija | Brest (Štip) | Vrsakovo | Goračino | Dobrošani | Dolani | Edeklerci | Jamularci | Kalapetrovci | Koešvo | Krivi Dol | Lakavica | Leskovica | Lipov Dol | Ljuboten (Štip) | Nikoman | Novo Selo (Štip) | Penuš | Piperovo | Počivalo | Puhče | Sarčievo | Selce | Skandalci | Sofilari | Star Karaorman | Stepanci | Suvo Grlo | Sudikj | Suševo | Tanatarci | Testemelci | Toplikj | Tri Češmi | Hadji-Redjepli | Hadji-Sejdeli | Hadji-Hamzali | Creška | Čardaklija | Čiflik | Šašavarlija | Šopur |

Towns: Štip

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2002 census results in English and Macedonian (PDF)

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 41°45′N 22°12′E / 41.75°N 22.20°E / 41.75; 22.20