Fier County

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Fier County
Qarku i Fierit
County
Fier from the air
Fier from the air
Coat of arms of Fier County
Coat of arms
Location of Fier County within Albania.
Location of Fier County within Albania.
Country  Albania
Number of Districts 3
Capital Fier
Area
 • Total 1,890 km2 (730 sq mi)
Population (2011 census)
 • Total 310,331
 • Density 160/km2 (430/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code AL-04
Website www.qarkufier.gov.al

Fier County (Albanian: Qarku i Fierit) is one of the 12 counties of Albania. Its capital is Fier.

Borders[edit]

Fier's western edge is the shoreline of the Adriatic Sea. On land, it borders the following counties:

Districts[edit]

District Capital District
Population (2010)[1]
Area (km²) Municipalities
Fier District Fier 199,442 796 Cakran, Dërmenas, Fier, Frakull, Kuman, Kurjan, Levan, Libofshë, Mbrostar, Patos, Portëz, Qendër, Roskovec, Ruzhdie, Strum, Topojë, Zharrëz
Lushnjë District Lushnjë 143,276 664 Allkaj, Ballagat, Bubullimë, Divjakë, Dushk, Fier-Shegan, Golem, Grabian, Gradishtë, Hysgjokaj, Karbunarë, Kolonjë, Krutje, Lushnjë, Rremas, Tërbuf
Mallakastër District Ballsh 31,356 348 Aranitas, Ballsh, Fratar, Greshicë, Hekal, Kutë, Ngraçan, Qendër, Selitë

Demographics[edit]

According to the last national census from 2011 this county has 310,331 inhabitants.[2]

Ethnic groups in the county include:

See also[edit]

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Coordinates: 40°45′N 19°35′E / 40.750°N 19.583°E / 40.750; 19.583