Lezhë County

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Lezhë County
Qarku i Lezhë
Fan i Vogel River Valley.jpg
Location of Lezhë County within Albania.
Location of Lezhë County within Albania.
Country  Albania
Number of Districts 3
Capital Lezhë
 • Total 1,620 km2 (630 sq mi)
Population (2011 census)
 • Total 134,027
 • Density 83/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code AL-08
Website www.lezha.eu

Lezhë County (Albanian: Qarku i Lezhës) is one of the 12 counties of Albania. The capital is Lezhë.


Lezhë has a small western shoreline on the Adriatic Sea. On land, it borders the following counties:


District Capital District
Population (2010)[1]
Area (km²) Municipalities
Kurbin District Laç 54,977 273 Fushë-Kuqe, Laç, Mamurras, Milot
Lezhë District Lezhë 77,184 479
Mirditë District Rrëshen 26,668 867


According to the last national census from 2011 this county has 134,027 inhabitants.[2]

Ethnic groups in the county include:


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Coordinates: 41°45′N 19°50′E / 41.750°N 19.833°E / 41.750; 19.833