Merošina

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Merošina
Мерошина
Municipality and Town
Coat of arms of Merošina
Coat of arms
Location of the municipality of Merošina within Serbia
Location of the municipality of Merošina within Serbia
Coordinates: 43°17′N 21°43′E / 43.283°N 21.717°E / 43.283; 21.717Coordinates: 43°17′N 21°43′E / 43.283°N 21.717°E / 43.283; 21.717
Country  Serbia
District Nišava
Settlements 27
Government
 • Mayor Goran Mikić (independent)
Area[1]
 • Municipality 193 km2 (75 sq mi)
Population (2011 census)[2]
 • Town 906
 • Municipality 13,916
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 18252
Area code +381 18
Car plates NI
Website www.merosina.org.rs

Merošina (Serbian Cyrillic: Мерошина) is a village and municipality located in the Nišava District of Serbia. According to 2011 census, a village has a population of 906 inhabitants, while the municipality has 13,916.

Geography[edit]

The municipality borders Aleksinac municipality in the north, City of Niš in the east, Doljevac and Žitorađa municipalities in the south, and Prokuplje municipality in the west.

Demographics[edit]

Ethnic groups in the municipality (2002 census):

  • Serbs = 14,059
  • Roma = 588
  • others.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities of Serbia, 2006". Statistical Office of Serbia. Retrieved 2010-11-28. 
  2. ^ "2011 Census of Population, Households and Dwellings in The Republic of Serbia: Age and Sex – Data by settlements". Statistical Office of Republic Of Serbia, Belgrade. 2012. ISBN 978-86-6161-023-3. Retrieved 2013-09-11.