Kučevo

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Kučevo
Кучево
Municipality and Town
Kraku Lu Jordan archeological site
Kraku Lu Jordan archeological site
Coat of arms of Kučevo
Coat of arms
Location of the municipality of Kučevo within Serbia
Location of the municipality of Kučevo within Serbia
Coordinates: 44°29′N 21°40′E / 44.483°N 21.667°E / 44.483; 21.667Coordinates: 44°29′N 21°40′E / 44.483°N 21.667°E / 44.483; 21.667
Country  Serbia
District Braničevo
Settlements 26
Government
 • Mayor Zoran Milekic
Area[1]
 • Municipality 721 km2 (278 sq mi)
Population (2011 census)[2]
 • Town 3,950
 • Municipality 15,490
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 12240
Area code +381 12
Car plates PO
Website www.mojekucevo.org

Kučevo (Serbian Cyrillic: Кучево, pronounced [kûtʃɛʋɔ]; Romanian: Cuciovă) is a town and municipality located in the Braničevo District of Serbia. In 2011, the population of the town is 3,950, while population of the municipality is 15,490.

History[edit]

In 1973, excavations were conducted in the Kraku Lu Jordan metallurgical complex. The remains of the Roman town dates to the 4th century.[3]

From 1929 to 1941, Kučevo was part of the Morava Banovina of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia.

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