Shkodër County

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Shkodër County
Qarku i Shkodrës
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Location of Shkodër County within Albania.
Location of Shkodër County within Albania.
Country  Albania
Number of Districts 4
Capital Shkodër
 • Prefekt Maxhid Cungu (PD)
 • Total 3,562 km2 (1,375 sq mi)
Population (2011 census)
 • Total 215,347
 • Density 60/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code AL-10

Shkodër County (Albanian: Qarku i Shkodrës) is one of the 12 counties of Albania. The capital of the county of Shkodër is the city of Shkodër.


In its southwest, Shkodër County has a small shoreline on the Adriatic Sea, and its northern border is the national boundary with Montenegro. Domestically, it borders the following counties:


It consists of the districts Malësi e Madhe, Pukë and Shkodër.


According to the last national census from 2011 this county has 215,347 inhabitants.[1]

Ethnic groups in the county include:

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Coordinates: 42°10′N 19°45′E / 42.167°N 19.750°E / 42.167; 19.750