Kriva Palanka Municipality

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Municipality of Kriva Palanka
Општина Крива Паланка
Urban municipality
Flag of Municipality of Kriva Palanka
Flag
Coat of arms of Municipality of Kriva Palanka
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Location of Municipality of Kriva Palanka
region Northeastern Statistical Region
Municipal seat Kriva Palanka
Government
 • mayor Arsencho Aleksovski
Area
 • Total 480.81 km2 (185.64 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 20,820
 • Density 27.81/km2 (72.0/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
Area code(s) 031
car plates КP
Website http://www.KrivaPalanka.gov.mk

The Kriva Palanka Municipality (Macedonian: Општина Крива Паланка [ˌkriːva ˈpalaŋka] ( ) ) is in the extreme northeastern part of Republic of Macedonia. Kriva Palanka is the town where the municipal seat is found. The municipality is part of the Northeastern Statistical Region.

Geography[edit]

The municipality borders Serbia to the north, Bulgaria to the east, Rankovce Municipality to the west, and Makedonska Kamenica Municipality, Kratovo Municipality and Kočani Municipality to the south.

Demographics[edit]

According to the 2002 Macedonian census, Municipality of Kriva Palanka has 20,820 residents.[1] Ethnic groups in the municipality:

  • Macedonians = 19,998 (96.1%)
  • Roma = 668 (3.2%)
  • Serbs = 103 (0.5%)
  • others.
Demographics of Kriva Palanka Municipality
Census year Population

1994 20,782

2002 20,820

Inhabited places[edit]

Inhabited places in Kriva Palanka Municipality [[Image:|30px]]
villages: B's (Б'с) | Baštevo (Баштево) | Borovo (Борово) | Varovište (Варовиште) | Gabar (Габaр) | Golema Crcorija (Голема Црцорија) | Gradec (Градец) | Dlabočica (Длабочица) | Dobrovnica (Добровница) | Drenak (Дренак) | Drene (Дрене) | Duračka Reka (Дурачка река) | Židilovo (Жидилово) | Kiselica (Киселица) | Konopnica (Конопница) | Kostur (Костур) | Košari (Кошари) | Krklja (Крклија) | Krstov Dol (Крстов дол) | Lozanovo (Лозаново) | Luke (Луке) | Mala Crcorija (Мала Црцорија) | Martinica (Мартиница) | Meteževo (Метежево) | Moždivnjak (Мождивњак) | Nerav (Нерав) | Ogut (Огут) | Osiče (Осиче), Podrži Konj (Подржи Коњ) | Stanci (Станци) | T'lminci (Т'лминци) | Trnovo (Трново) | Uzem (Узем)

References[edit]

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

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 42°13′N 22°20′E / 42.22°N 22.33°E / 42.22; 22.33