District of Ferizaj

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Rajoni i Ferizajt
Урошевачки округ
District of Kosovo
Location of Ferizaj District in Kosovo
Location of Ferizaj District in Kosovo
Country  Kosovo
Capital Ferizaj
Area
 • Total 1,030 km2 (400 sq mi)
Population (2011 census)
 • Total 185,806
 • Rank 5th
 • Density 180/km2 (470/sq mi)
Postal code 70000
Vehicle registration 05
Municipalities 5
Settlements[1] 126

The District of Ferizaj or District of Uroševac (Albanian: Rajonii Ferizajit; Serbian: Урошевачки округ, Uroševački okrug) is one of the seven districts (the higher-level administrative divisions) of Kosovo, with its seat in Ferizaj.

Municipalities[edit]

The district of Ferizaj has a total of 5 municipalities and 126 other smaller settlements.[1]

Municipality Population (2011) Area (km2) Density (km2) Settlements
Ferizaj 108,690 345 315 45
Kaçanik 33,454 221 151.4 31
Štimlje/Shtime 27,324 134 203.9 23
Elez Han/Hani i Elezit 9,389 83 113.1 11
Štrpce/Shtërpcë 6,949 247 28.1 16
Ferizaj District 185,806 1,030 180.4 126

Ethnic groups[edit]

In 2011 census,the municipalities with Albanian majority were: Ferizaj (95.9%), Shtime (96.8%), Kaçanik (99.9%) and Hani i Elezit (99.5%). The municipality of Shterpca has a mixed population, Albanian and Serb. It has a Albanian majority (54.1%).

Ethic groups in the District:

Number %
TOTAL 185,605 100
Albanians 177,075 95.4
Serbs 3,230 1.7
Roma (Ashkali) 4,661 2.5
Others and no response 677 0.4

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Coordinates: 42°22′48″N 21°10′12″E / 42.38000°N 21.17000°E / 42.38000; 21.17000