Nikšić Municipality

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Nikšić Municipality
Opština Nikšić
Општина Никшић
Municipality
Coat of arms of Nikšić Municipality
Coat of arms
Nikšić Municipality in Montenegro
Nikšić Municipality in Montenegro
Country Montenegro
Seat Nikšić
Area
 • Total 2,065 km2 (797 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 72,443
 • Density 35/km2 (91/sq mi)
Area code(s) +382 40
Website www.niksic.me

Nikšić Municipality is one of the municipalities of Montenegro. The centre is Nikšić. This municipality has the largest landmass of any municipality in Montenegro.

Demographics[edit]

Ethnicity in 2011[edit]

Ethnicity Number Percentage
Montenegrins 46,149 63.70%
Serbs 18,334 25.31%
Romani 483 0.67%
Muslims 421 0.58%
Does not want to declare 4,846 6.67%
Others 2,210 3.07%

Population[edit]

Census Population
1948 38,359
1953 46,589
1961 57,399
1971 66,815
1981 72,299
1991 73,983
2003 75,282
2011 72,443

Coordinates: 43°18′00″N 19°34′00″E / 43.3000°N 19.5667°E / 43.3000; 19.5667