Municipality of Rače–Fram

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Municipality of Rače–Fram
Občina Rače - Fram
Municipality
Rače Castle
Rače Castle
Location of the Municipality of Rače–Fram in Slovenia
Location of the Municipality of Rače–Fram in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°27′22″N 15°37′45″E / 46.45611°N 15.62917°E / 46.45611; 15.62917Coordinates: 46°27′22″N 15°37′45″E / 46.45611°N 15.62917°E / 46.45611; 15.62917
Country  Slovenia
Government
 • Mayor Branko Ledinek
Area
 • Total 51.2 km2 (19.8 sq mi)
Population (2002)[1]
 • Total 6,000
 • Density 120/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02)

The Municipality of Rače–Fram (Slovene: Občina Rače - Fram) is a municipality south of Maribor in northeastern Slovenia. Its administrative centre is the settlement of Rače. The area was traditionally was part of the Lower Styria region. It is now included in the Drava statistical region. The municipality covers an area of 52 square kilometres (20 sq mi) and extends from the plain on the right bank of the Drava River into the Pohorje Hills. The Ljubljana–Maribor motorway and railway line run through the municipality.[2]

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