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Maliq is located in Albania
Coordinates: 40°42′30″N 20°42′0″E / 40.70833°N 20.70000°E / 40.70833; 20.70000Coordinates: 40°42′30″N 20°42′0″E / 40.70833°N 20.70000°E / 40.70833; 20.70000
Country  Albania
County Korçë County
Elevation 825 m (2,707 ft)
Population (2012)
 • Total 3,342
Time zone Central European Time (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 7005
Area code(s) 0861
Car Plates KO

Maliq is a municipality in Korçë County of eastern Albania. It is the smaller of two cities in the district, the other being Korçë, 7 miles (11 km) southeast of Maliq. The municipality consists of the town Maliq and the villages Kolanec, Goce, Gjyras, Bickë, Fshat Maliq and Plovisht.[1] At the 2004 census, Maliq had 5,361 residents in 1,388 families.


The town lies geographically

  • 62 miles (100 kilometres) from Tirana
  • 7 miles (11 kilometres) from Korçë
  • 15 miles (24 kilometres) from the Greek border.

The city sits between 3 mountains, Kodra e Murrizit, Kodra e Marjanit and Hij' e Korbit, at an elevation of 2700 feet (820 m), making it one of the highest cities in the country.


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