Jarše District

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This article is about the Jarše District. For the former village of Jarše, see Jarše, Ljubljana.
Jarše District
Četrtna skupnost Jarše
District
The Nove Jarše neighborhood
The Nove Jarše neighborhood
Map of districts in Ljubljana. The Jarše District is number 6.
Map of districts in Ljubljana. The Jarše District is number 6.
Jarše District is located in Slovenia
Jarše District
Jarše District
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°4′3.87″N 14°33′27.32″E / 46.0677417°N 14.5575889°E / 46.0677417; 14.5575889Coordinates: 46°4′3.87″N 14°33′27.32″E / 46.0677417°N 14.5575889°E / 46.0677417; 14.5575889
Country Flag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Traditional region Upper Carniola
Statistical region Central Slovenia
Municipality Ljubljana
Area[1]
 • Total 9.06 km2 (3.50 sq mi)
Population (2014)[1]
 • Total 13,908

The Jarše District (pronounced [ˈjaːɾʃɛ]; Slovene: Četrtna skupnost Jarše), or simply Jarše, is a district of the City Municipality of Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia. It is named after the former village of Jarše.

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The Jarše District is bounded on the south by the main railroad line; on the west by Šmartno Street (Šmartinska cesta), Sava Street (Savska cesta), Žale Street (Žalska cesta), the west edge of the Žale Cemetery, Jarše Street (Jarška cesta), Cleveland Street (Clevelandska ulica), and a line running between the former villages of Jarše and Obrije; on the north by the Sava River; and on the east by the A1 Freeway. The district includes the former villages of Hrastje, Obrije, Šmartno ob Savi, and Sneberje, as well as the Nove Jarše neighborhood. BTC City, the largest business, shopping, recreational, entertainment and cultural centre in Europe, is located in Jarše.

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