Aerodrom Municipality (Skopje)

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Municipality of Aerodrom
Општина Аеродром
City municipality (Urban)
Flag of Municipality of Aerodrom
Flag
Official logo of Municipality of Aerodrom
Coat of arms
Location of Municipality of Aerodrom
Coordinates: 41°59′N 21°28′E / 41.983°N 21.467°E / 41.983; 21.467Coordinates: 41°59′N 21°28′E / 41.983°N 21.467°E / 41.983; 21.467
Region Skopje
Municipal seat Skopje
Government
 • mayor Ivica Konevski (VMRO-DPMNE)
Population
 • Total 72,009
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
Website http://www.aerodrom.gov.mk

Aerodrom (Macedonian: Аеродром [ˈaɛrɔdrɔm] ( ), meaning Airport or Aerodrome) is one of the ten municipalities that make up the city of Skopje, the capital of the Republic of Macedonia.

Geography[edit]

Aerodrom borders Kisela Voda Municipality to the southwest, Centar Municipality to the northwest, Gazi Baba Municipality to the northeast, and Studeničani Municipality to the south.

Demographics[edit]

According to the last national census from 2002, Aerodrom has 72,009 inhabitants.[1] Ethnic groups in this municipality include:

  • Macedonians = 64,391 (89.4%)
  • Serbs = 3,085 (4.3%)
  • Albanians = 1,014 (1.4%)
  • others.

The total number of students in the municipality in 2011, in comparison to the total number of students in 2007, increased for 9.9%. Aerodrom is the first municipality in Macedonia by rise of the total number of students.[2]

Sport[edit]

MZT Skopje is the most popular club in Aerodrom. The club competes in the Macedonian First League and Adriatic League. The club's home ground is Jane Sandanski Arena. MZT is a three-time champion of Macedonia.

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