Bosilovo Municipality

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Bosilovo Municipality
Општина Босилово
Rural municipality
Flag of Bosilovo Municipality
Flag
Official logo of Bosilovo Municipality
Coat of arms
Location of Bosilovo Municipality
region Southeastern Statistical Region
Municipal seat Bosilovo
Government
 • mayor Ljupčo Kolev
Population
 • Total 14,260
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
Map of Bosilovo Municipality with its villages and their areas.

Bosilovo (Macedonian: Општина Босилово, Opština Bosilovo) is a municipality in southeastern part of Republic of Macedonia. Bosilovo is also the name of the village where the municipal seat is found. Bosilovo Municipality is part of Southeastern Statistical Region.

Geography[edit]

The municipality borders Vasilevo Municipality to the northwest, Berovo Municipality to the northeast, Novo Selo Municipality to the southeast, and Strumica Municipality to the southwest.

Demographics[edit]

According to the last national census from 2002 this municipality has 14,260 inhabitants.[1]

Ethnic groups in the municipality include:

  • Macedonians = 13,649 (95.7%)
  • Turks = 495 (3.5%)
  • others = 116 (0.8%)

Inhabited places[edit]

In the municipality there are 16 villages: Borievo, Bosilovo, Gečerlija, Drvoš, Enokuḱevo, Ilovica, Monospitovo, Petralinci, Radovo, Robovo, Saraj, Sekirnik, Staro Baldovci, Turnovo, Hamzali and Štuka.

References[edit]

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

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 41°26′N 22°45′E / 41.43°N 22.75°E / 41.43; 22.75