Torda (Žitište)

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Torda
Торда
Torontáltorda
Village
Saint John of Nepomuk Catholic Church
Saint John of Nepomuk Catholic Church
Torda is located in Serbia
Torda
Torda
Location of Torda within Serbia
Torda is located in Vojvodina
Torda
Torda
Location of Torda within Vojvodina
Coordinates: 45°35′05″N 20°27′16″E / 45.58472°N 20.45444°E / 45.58472; 20.45444Coordinates: 45°35′05″N 20°27′16″E / 45.58472°N 20.45444°E / 45.58472; 20.45444
Country  Serbia
Province  Vojvodina
District Central Banat
Elevation 75 m (246 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Torda 1,771
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 23214
Area code(s) +381(0)23
Car plates ZR

Torda (Serbian Cyrillic: Торда, Hungarian: Torontáltorda or Torda) is a village in Serbia. It is situated in the Žitište municipality, in the Central Banat District, Vojvodina province. The village has a Hungarian ethnic majority(86.56%) and its population numbering 1,771 people (2002 census). The village was settled in 1789 by the Pejačević family.

Geography[edit]

The surrounding villages include: Banatsko Karađorđevo, Čestereg, Banatski Dvor, Melenci, Bašaid, etc.

Historical population[edit]

  • 1961: 3,803
  • 1971: 3,345
  • 1981: 2,697
  • 1991: 2,183

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Slobodan Ćurčić, Broj stanovnika Vojvodine, Novi Sad, 1996.
  • Józef Dobai, Torda Krónikája, Novi Sad, 2012

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