Rusko Selo

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Rusko Selo
Руско Село
Village
The St. Peter and Paul Apostles Catholic Church
The St. Peter and Paul Apostles Catholic Church
Rusko Selo is located in Serbia
Rusko Selo
Rusko Selo
Location of Rusko Selo within Serbia
Rusko Selo is located in Vojvodina
Rusko Selo
Rusko Selo
Location of Rusko Selo within Vojvodina
Coordinates: 45°45′28″N 20°34′11″E / 45.75778°N 20.56972°E / 45.75778; 20.56972Coordinates: 45°45′28″N 20°34′11″E / 45.75778°N 20.56972°E / 45.75778; 20.56972
Country  Serbia
Province  Vojvodina
District North Banat
Elevation 71 m (233 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Rusko Selo 2,811
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 23314
Area code(s) +381(0)23
Car plates KI

Rusko Selo (Serbian Cyrillic: Руско Село) is a village in northeastern Serbia, located within the Kikinda municipality, North Banat District, Vojvodina.

Name[edit]

In Serbian the village is known as Rusko Selo (Руско Село), meaning "Russian Village" (German Ruskodorf); in Hungarian as Kisorosz or Torontáloroszi.

History[edit]

In the Middle Ages, the town was known as Oroszi.[citation needed]

Culture[edit]

  • Roman Catholic church of St. Peter and Paul
  • Carnojevic family mausoleum

Demographics[edit]

The village has a Serb ethnic majority[1] and a population of 2,811 (2011 census).

In 2002 village had population of 3,328 and ethnic groups in the village were: Serbs (1,880) or 56.49%, Hungarians (1,181) or 35.48%, Yugoslavs (55), Roma (48), Montenegrins (43), Croats (18), Ukrainians (12), etc. [2]

Historical population
  • 1948: 4,294
  • 1953: 4,341
  • 1961: 4,143
  • 1971: 3,830
  • 1981: 3,657
  • 1991: 3,510
  • 2002: 3,328

Gallery[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Slobodan Ćurčić, Broj stanovnika Vojvodine, Novi Sad, 1996.

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