Teočak

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Teočak
Теочак
Location of Teočak within Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Location of Teočak within Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Teočak is located in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Teočak
Teočak
Location of Teočak
Coordinates: 44°36′N 18°59′E / 44.600°N 18.983°E / 44.600; 18.983
Country  Bosnia and Herzegovina
Government
 • Municipality president Taib Muminović (SDA)
Area
 • Total 29 km2 (11 sq mi)
Population (2013 census)
 • Total 7,607
 • Density 262/km2 (680/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Area code(s) +387 35

Teočak (Cyrillic: Теочак) is a town and municipality in the northeastern part Bosnia and Herzegovina. Center of the municipality is town of Teočak.

Geography[edit]

The town of Teočak is located north of Kalesija and northeast of Tuzla. It is administratively part of the Tuzla Canton and the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

History[edit]

During the 1990s, due to the Bosnian war, the area of Teočak received several hundred Bosniak refugees from primarily the north and northeast areas of Teočak.

Before the war, Teočak was part of the Ugljevik municipality, and became itself a municipality as part of the Dayton Agreement.

Religion[edit]

The total number of mosques in the Teočak municipality is 7.[1]

Demographics[edit]

The total population of the municipality of Teočak is estimated at approximately 9,000 inhabitants.

Demographics / 1991 census[edit]

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  • Official results from the book: Ethnic composition of Bosnia-Herzegovina population, by municipalities and settlements, 1991. census, Zavod za statistiku Bosne i Hercegovine - Bilten no.234, Sarajevo 1991.

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Coordinates: 44°36′N 18°59′E / 44.600°N 18.983°E / 44.600; 18.983