Aksakovo Municipality

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Aksakovo Municipality
Община Аксаково
Municipality
Aksakovo Municipality within Bulgaria and Varna Province.
Aksakovo Municipality within Bulgaria and Varna Province.
Coordinates: 43°19′N 27°48′E / 43.317°N 27.800°E / 43.317; 27.800Coordinates: 43°19′N 27°48′E / 43.317°N 27.800°E / 43.317; 27.800
Country  Bulgaria
Province (Oblast) Varna
Admin. centre (Obshtinski tsentar) Aksakovo
Area
 • Total 472 km2 (182 sq mi)
Population (December 2009)[1]
 • Total 21,919
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Aksakovo Municipality (Bulgarian: Община Аксаково) is a municipality (obshtina) in Varna Province, Northeastern Bulgaria, located near the Bulgarian Black Sea Coast. It is named after its administrative centre – the town of Aksakovo.

The municipality embraces a territory of 472 km², bordering the Dobrich Province to the north, with a population of 21,919 inhabitants, as of December 2009.[1] In the southernmost parts of the area is the eastern end of Hemus motorway which is planned to connect the port of Varna with the country capital – Sofia. Also there is situated Varna International Airport.

Settlements[edit]

Avren
Beloslav
Byala
Vetrino
Valchi Dol
Dolni Chiflik
Devnya
Dalgopol
Provadiya
Suvorovo
Aksakovo Municipality within Varna Province

Aksakovo Municipality includes the following 23 places (towns are shown in bold):

Town/Village Cyrillic Population[2][3][4]
(December 2009)
Aksakovo Аксаково 7,897
Botevo Ботево 251
Dobrogled Доброглед 237
Dolishte Долище 407
General Kantardzhievo Генерал Кантарджиево 435
Ignatievo Игнатиево 4,253
Izvorsko Изворско 869
Kichevo Кичево 1,103
Klimentovo Климентово 287
Krumovo Крумово 185
Kumanovo Куманово 439
Lyuben Karavelovo Любен Каравелово 1,640
Novakovo Новаково 175
Oreshak Орешак 300
Osenovo Осеново 401
Pripek Припек 116
Radevo Радево 66
Slanchevo Слънчево 865
Voditsa Водица 299
Vaglen Въглен 1,130
Yarebichna Яребична 209
Zasmyano Засмяно 189
Zornitsa Зорница 166
Total 21,919

Demography[edit]

The following table shows the change of the population during the last four decades.

Aksakovo Municipality
Year 1975 1985 1992 2001 2005 2007 2009 2011
Population 17,182 16,649 17,994 19,118 20,905 21,480 21,919 ...
Sources: Census 2001,[5] Census 2011,[6] „pop-stat.mashke.org“,[7]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b (English) Bulgarian National Statistical Institute – Bulgarian provinces and municipalities in 2009
  2. ^ (English) Bulgarian National Statistical Institute – Bulgarian towns in 2009
  3. ^ (English) Bulgarian National Statistical Institute – Bulgarian villages under 1000 inhabitants – December 2009
  4. ^ (English) Bulgarian National Statistical Institute – Bulgarian Settlements 1000–5000 inhabitants – December 2009
  5. ^ National Statistical Institute - Census 2001
  6. ^ „pop-stat.mashke.org“
  7. ^ "Population of Bulgarian divisions". Pop-stat.mashke.org. 2011-02-01. Retrieved 2012-03-28. 

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