Municipality of Prebold

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Municipality of Prebold
Občina Prebold
Municipality
Location of the Municipality of Prebold in Slovenia
Location of the Municipality of Prebold in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°14′13″N 15°05′31″E / 46.23694°N 15.09194°E / 46.23694; 15.09194Coordinates: 46°14′13″N 15°05′31″E / 46.23694°N 15.09194°E / 46.23694; 15.09194
Country  Slovenia
Government
 • Mayor Vinko Debelak
Area
 • Total 40.9 km2 (15.8 sq mi)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 4,788
 • Density 120/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02)

The Municipality of Prebold (Slovene: Občina Prebold) is a small municipality in central Slovenia. The seat of the municipality is Prebold. The municipality lies on the edge of the lower Savinja Valley at the northern edge of the Sava Hills west of Celje. The area was part of the traditional region of Lower Styria. The municipality is now included in the Savinja statistical region.[2] It is primarily known for growing hops.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Municipality of Prebold". Slovene Municipalities in Numbers. Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia. Retrieved 13 October 2012. 
  2. ^ Prebold municipal site

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