Otišić

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Otišić is located in Croatia
Otišić
Location of Otišić in Croatia
Country Croatia
Region Dalmatia
County Split-Dalmatia County
Latitude 43° 51' 43.85" N
Longitude 16° 27' 16.45" E
Population
(2001)
20
Time zone (UTC) UTC+1 Central European Time

Coordinates: 43°51′N 16°27′E / 43.850°N 16.450°E / 43.850; 16.450

Otišić is a small village in the Split-Dalmatia County, Croatia.

Located in inland Dalmatia, south of Vrlika, on the State route D1 between towns of Sinj and Vrlika. Otišić is a settlement in the Vrlika municipality, and has a population of about 20. Before war (1991–1995) Otišić had population about 1000. The majority of the population were Serbs.

Otišić spreads on 51.01 km2, between mountain Svilaja on the southwest and 25-km long Peruća Lake - Power Plant Accumulation on the northeast. There are several geographical parts of the village known as:

  • Draga Otišićka
  • Gaj
  • Poljank
  • Japage
  • Dubrava
  • Ječmište
  • Ograde
  • Poljice Otišićko
  • Rudopolje
  • Svilaja
  • Ševin Tavan
  • Vlaka

The village Otišić have a several hamlets: Broković, Dragić, Ustić, Arambasić,Gajić,Petrović, Meljanac, Krivosić,Zagorac, Krunić, Grubić. In the village there is a small Orthodox Church (crkva sv. Arhanđela Mihaila), which was built in 1889. There is some archeological interest of the area because of finding site from Stone Age and Roman Empire, and remains of an early Christian Church.

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