Jarmina

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Jarmina
Municipality
Municipality of Jarmina
Općina Jarmina
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Location of Jarmina
Jarmina is located in Croatia
Jarmina
Jarmina
Location in Croatia
Coordinates: 45°19′N 18°44′E / 45.317°N 18.733°E / 45.317; 18.733Coordinates: 45°19′N 18°44′E / 45.317°N 18.733°E / 45.317; 18.733
Country  Croatia
County Vukovar-Srijem
Government
 • Mayor Andrija Draganić (HDZ)
Population (2001)
 • Total 2,627
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 32280
Area code(s) 32
Vehicle registration VK
Website www.jarmina.hr

Jarmina is a village and municipality in the Vukovar-Srijem County in Croatia.

Name[edit]

In German the village is known as Jahrmein or Hermann, in Hungarian as Járomnaszentmiklós, and in Serbian Cyrillic as Јармина.

Demographics[edit]

Before World War II there was a substantial German-speaking Danube Swabian population here. According to the 2001 census, there are 2,627 inhabitants, 98.13% which are Croats.

Characteristics[edit]

The municipality is home to a monument to defenders and civilians killed in the Croatian War of Independence which has the names of 15 deceased people.[1]

Near Borinci, a village, which belongs to Jarmina, there is a 171 metres tall guyed mast for FM-/TV-broadcasting.

Jarmina is unofficial name of the Vinkovci Marshaling yard and freight railway station.

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