Sutjeska (Sečanj)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Sutjeska
Сутјеска
Village
The new Orthodox Church
The new Orthodox Church
Sutjeska is located in Serbia
Sutjeska
Sutjeska
Location of Sutjeska within Serbia
Sutjeska is located in Vojvodina
Sutjeska
Sutjeska
Location of Sutjeska within Vojvodina
Coordinates: 45°23′02″N 20°41′34″E / 45.38389°N 20.69278°E / 45.38389; 20.69278Coordinates: 45°23′02″N 20°41′34″E / 45.38389°N 20.69278°E / 45.38389; 20.69278
Country  Serbia
Province  Vojvodina
District Central Banat
Elevation 53 m (174 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Sutjeska 1,731
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 23244
Area code(s) +381(0)23
Car plates ZR

Sutjeska (Serbian Cyrillic: Сутјеска, pronounced [sûtjɛska]) is a village in Serbia. It is situated in the Sečanj municipality, in the Central Banat District, Vojvodina province. The village has a Serb ethnic majority (60.21%) and a sizable Romanian minority (28.26%) and a population of 1,737 people (2002 census).

Name[edit]

In Serbian the village is known as Sutjeska / Сутјеска (formerly also Sarča / Сарча), in Romanian as Sărcia, in Hungarian as Szárcsa, and in German as Sartscha.

Historical population[edit]

  • 1961: 2,752
  • 1971: 2,450
  • 1981: 2,145
  • 1991: 1,976

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

Gallery[edit]