Živinice

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Živinice
Location of Živinice within Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Location of Živinice within Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Živinice is located in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Živinice
Živinice
Location of Živinice
Coordinates: 44°27′N 18°39′E / 44.450°N 18.650°E / 44.450; 18.650
Country  Bosnia and Herzegovina
Government
 • Municipality president (SDP)
Area
 • Total 291 km2 (112 sq mi)
Population (2013 census)
 • Total 61,201
 • Density 210/km2 (500/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Area code(s) +387 35
Website http://www.zivinice.ba

Živinice is a town and municipality in northeastern Bosnia and Herzegovina, located south of Tuzla. It is part of the Tuzla Canton of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

History[edit]

The origin of the name Živinice is still not established. According to M. Hadžijanić Živinice was mentioned in a Turkish document of 1764 as "Živinice called Uskopči, probably (Oskovci) in nahija Tuzla" [1].

Demographics[edit]

1991[edit]

In the 1991 census, the municipality of Živinice had 54,783 inhabitants, of which there were:

The town of Živinice itself had 11,956 residents. By the last documents,Živinice had 12,102 residents.

Sport[edit]

Općina Živinice[edit]

Bašigovci, Brnjica, Djedino, Dubrave Donje, Dubrave Gornje, Dunajevići, Đurđevik, Gračanica, Kovači, Kršići, Kuljan, Lukavica Donja, Lukavica Gornja, Odorovići, Priluk, Spreča, Suha, Svojat,Šarenjak - Hornica, Šerići, Tupković Donji, Tupković Gornji, Višća Donja, Višća Gornja, Vrnojevići, Zelenika, Zukići, Živinice Gornje,, Brcanine, Šišici, Mestrici, Zenuni.

Notable residents[edit]

Monuments[edit]

Parks and recreational areas[edit]

  • Park One
  • Park Two
  • City Mosque Park

Education[edit]

References[edit]

  • Official results from the book: Ethnic composition of Bosnia-Herzegovina population, by municipalities and settlements, 1991. census, Zavod za statistiku Bosne i Hercegovine - Bilten no.234, Sarajevo 1991.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 44°27′N 18°39′E / 44.450°N 18.650°E / 44.450; 18.650