Ečka

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Ečka
Ечка
Village
Serbian Orthodox Church (1711)
Serbian Orthodox Church (1711)
Ečka is located in Serbia
Ečka
Ečka
Location of Ečka within Serbia
Ečka is located in Vojvodina
Ečka
Ečka
Location of Ečka within Vojvodina
Coordinates: 45°19′04″N 20°26′20″E / 45.31778°N 20.43889°E / 45.31778; 20.43889Coordinates: 45°19′04″N 20°26′20″E / 45.31778°N 20.43889°E / 45.31778; 20.43889
Country  Serbia
Province  Vojvodina
District Central Banat
Elevation 71 m (233 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Ečka 4,513
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 23203
Area code(s) +381(0)23
Car plates ZR

Ečka (Serbian Cyrillic: Ечка, Serbian pronunciation: [êtʃka]) is a village located in the Zrenjanin municipality, in the Central Banat District of Serbia. It is situated in the autonomous province of Vojvodina.

Name and history[edit]

In Serbian, the village is known as Ečka (Ечка), in Romanian as Ecica or Ecica Română, in German as Deutsch-Etschka, and in Hungarian as Écska (until 1899: Német-Écska).

The village was merged with former settlement known as Mala Ečka (Мала Ечка) in Serbian, Alt Etschka in German, and Román-Écska or Olahécska in Hungarian.

Ethnic groups (2002 census)[edit]

The village has a Serb ethnic majority and its population numbering 4,513 people (2002 census).

Historical population[edit]

  • 1900: 4,892
  • 1931: 5,207
  • 1948: 3,934
  • 1953: 4,188
  • 1961: 4,323
  • 1971: 4,621
  • 1981: 5,293
  • 1991: 5,172

Trivia[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. Slobodan Ćurčić, Broj stanovnika Vojvodine, Novi Sad, 1996.

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