The Orthodox church
Stari Banovci (Serbian Cyrillic: Стари Бановци) is a village in Serbia. It is located in the Stara Pazova municipality, in the region of Srem (Srem District), Vojvodina province. The population of the village is 5,488 people (2002 census), including 5,034 ethnic Serbs.
In ancient times, Roman fortress named Burgene existed at this location. The village of Banovci existed here since the 16th century, and perhaps even before that. Another two villages, Darinovci and Tusa, were situated at this location, but both were later resettled.
- 1961: 2,374
- 1971: 2,829
- 1981: 3,393
- 1991: 4,033
Family names of the villagers
Some of the prominent families in the village include: Azlen, Ašćerić, Babić, Bajić, Barišić, Bošković, Damjanac, Dražeta, Drljača, Đorđević, Đurić, Gojković, Grabovica, Gugleta, Hinić, Ilić, Jekić, Jojić, Jovanović, Knežević, Korlat, Korolija, Kovačević, Kristić, Lazarević, Levnajić, Malbaša, Malenić, Maljković, Marković,Markulin,
Mijačević, Mijatović, Miljković, Mirilovic, Mrđić, Nikolić, Ostojić, Petrović, Pražić, Preočanin, Prnjić, Prtina, Purić, Radojčić, Riđošić, Sasin, Savić, Skerletović, Slavik, Srebro, Sovilj, Stanković, Šaula, Šimunović, Tišma,Trninić,Tomašević, Ušljebrka, Večerinac, Vezmar, Vidaković, Vojnović, Vujasinović, Vukadinović, Vuković, Zeljug, Zorić, etc.
There is a primary school Slobodan Savkovic in the village.
- Milorad Babić - Petar Vukelić - Sretenije Zorkić, Hronika Starih Banovaca, Sremska Mitrovica, 1989.
- Sreta Pecinjački, Stari Banovci do kraja 18. veka, Matica srpska, Zbornik za društvene nauke 36, Novi Sad, 1963.
- Slobodan Ćurčić, Broj stanovnika Vojvodine, Novi Sad, 1996.
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Stari Banovci.|