Jegunovce Municipality

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Municipality of Jegunovce
Општина Јегуновце
Rural municipality
Flag of Municipality of Jegunovce
Flag
Coat of arms of Municipality of Jegunovce
Coat of arms
Location of Municipality of Jegunovce
region Polog Statistical Region
Municipal seat Jegunovce
Government
 • mayor Toni Koceski
Area
 • Total 176.93 km2 (68.31 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 10,790
 • Density 60.98/km2 (157.9/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
Area code(s) 044
car plates ТЕ
Website http://www.OpstinaJegunovce.gov.mk

Jegunovce (Macedonian: About this sound Јегуновце ) is a municipality in northwestern Republic of Macedonia. Jegunovce is also the name of the village where the municipal seat is found. Jegunovce Municipality is part of the Polog Statistical Region.

Geography[edit]

The municipality borders Kosovo to the north and east, the city of Skopje to the southeast, Tearce Municipality to the west, Želino Municipality to the south and Tetovo Municipality to the southwest.

History[edit]

By the 2003 territorial division of the republic, the rural Vratnica Municipality was attached to Jegunovce Municipality.

Demographics[edit]

The municipality has 10,790 inhabitants, according to the 2002 census.[1] Ethnic groups in the municipality:

  • Macedonians = 5,963 (55.3%)
  • Albanians = 4,642 (43.0%)
  • Serbs = 109 (1.0%)
  • others.
Demographics of Jegunovce Municipality
Census year Population Territorial
Division 2003

1994 7,013

10,790
2002 7,227
Demographics of the former Vratnica Municipality
Census year Population

1994 3,720

2002 3,563

Inhabited places[edit]

Inhabited places in Jegunovce Municipality
villages: Belovište | Vratnica | Žilče | Jažince | Jančište | Jegunovce | Kopance | Orašje | Podbrege | Preljubište | Raotince | Ratae | Rogačevo | Siričino | Staro Selo | Tudence | Šemševo

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2002 census results in English and Macedonian (PDF)

Coordinates: 42°04′N 21°07′E / 42.07°N 21.12°E / 42.07; 21.12