Grubišno Polje

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Grubišno Polje
Center with the Church of St. Joseph from 1780 yearby the state road D5
Center with the Church of St. Joseph from 1780 year
by the state road D5
Grubišno Polje is located in Croatia
Grubišno Polje
Grubišno Polje
Coordinates: 45°42′08″N 17°10′20″E / 45.70222°N 17.17222°E / 45.70222; 17.17222Coordinates: 45°42′08″N 17°10′20″E / 45.70222°N 17.17222°E / 45.70222; 17.17222
Country  Croatia
County Bjelovar-Bilogora County
Government
 • Mayor Zlatko Mađeruh (HDZ)
Area
 • City 269 km2 (104 sq mi)
Elevation 165 m (541 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • City 6,478
 • Density 24/km2 (62/sq mi)
 • Urban 2,917
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Website grubisno-polje.hr

Grubišno Polje (Czech: Hrubečné Pole) is a town in Bjelovar-Bilogora County, Croatia.

Demographics[edit]

In the 2001 census, the municipality had 7,523 inhabitants, with the following ethnic makeup:[2]

History[edit]

In the late 19th and early 20th century, Grubišno Polje was a district capital in the Bjelovar-Križevci County of the Kingdom of Croatia-Slavonia.

Sights[edit]

The town has a memorial to its deceased from the Croatian War of Independence.[3]

Municipal settlements[edit]

Pond "Bara" — a popular resort of Grubišno Polje, created in a regulated marsh land surrounded by forest - a typical landscape of the local countryside.

The municipality consists of 24 settlements (as of 2011), namely:[1]

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