Sveti Ivan Zelina

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Sveti Ivan Zelina
Town
Church of St. John the Baptist in Sveti Ivan Zelina
Church of St. John the Baptist in Sveti Ivan Zelina
Nickname(s): Zelina
Sveti Ivan Zelina is located in Croatia
Sveti Ivan Zelina
Sveti Ivan Zelina
Location of Sveti Ivan Zelina within Croatia
Coordinates: 45°57′34.6428″N 16°14′35.0226″E / 45.959623000°N 16.243061833°E / 45.959623000; 16.243061833
Country Croatia
County Zagreb County
Government
 • Mayor Hrvoje Koščec [1]
Population (2011)[2]
 • Total 15,990
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Area code +385 (0) 1

Sveti Ivan Zelina is a town in the Zagreb County, Croatia.

Geography[edit]

Sveti Ivan Zelina is north-east from Zagreb, connected:

  • 27 km (17 mi) by A4 highway (Zagreb - Sv.Helena), then state road Sv.Helena - Sveti Ivan Zelina,

Population[edit]

In the 2011 Croatian census, the total population of the administrative territory of Sveti Ivan Zelina was 15,990, divided in the following settlements:[2]

History[edit]

From 1947 to 1990, during the communist regime, the town was known as Zelina.

Economy[edit]

Iskra company is one of the most important companies in Sveti Ivan Zelina.

Notable inhabitants[edit]

Education[edit]

Elementary and high-school are in Sveti Ivan Zelina.

Culture[edit]

The wine-house is at the central square of Sveti Ivan Zelina.

Sport[edit]

There was a swimming pool in Sveti Ivan Zelina (at present under renovation). Field Hockey. Women's Handball.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2009 Elections - Results
  2. ^ a b "Census of Population, Households and Dwellings 2011, First Results by Settlements" (HTML). Statistical Reports (in Croatian and English) (Zagreb: Croatian Bureau of Statistics) (1441). June 2011. ISSN 1332-0297. Retrieved 2011-08-26. 

Coordinates: 45°57′34.6428″N 16°14′35.0226″E / 45.959623000°N 16.243061833°E / 45.959623000; 16.243061833