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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
Elevation 825 m (2,707 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 4,290
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal code 7005
Area code 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 population at the 2011 census was 4,290.[1] The municipality consists of the town Maliq and the villages Kolanec, Goce, Gjyras, Bickë, Fshat Maliq and Plovisht.[2]


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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