Tryavna Municipality

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Tryavna Municipality
Община Трявна
Municipality
Tryavna Municipality within Bulgaria and Gabrovo Province.
Tryavna Municipality within Bulgaria and Gabrovo Province.
Coordinates: 42°53′N 25°28′E / 42.883°N 25.467°E / 42.883; 25.467Coordinates: 42°53′N 25°28′E / 42.883°N 25.467°E / 42.883; 25.467
Country  Bulgaria
Province (Oblast) Gabrovo
Admin. centre (Obshtinski tsentar) Tryavna
Area
 • Total 255 km2 (98 sq mi)
Population (December 2009)[1]
 • Total 12,461
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Tryavna Municipality (Bulgarian: Община Трявна) is a municipality (obshtina) in Gabrovo Province, North-central Bulgaria, located on the northern slopes of the central Stara planina mountain to the area of the so-called Fore-Balkan. It is named after its administrative centre - the town of Tryavna.

The municipality embraces a territory of 255 km² with a population of 12,461 inhabitants, as of December 2009.[1]

The area is best known with the Bulgarian National Revival architectural complex in the main town.

Settlements[edit]

Sevlievo


Dryanovo
Tryavna Municipality within Gabrovo Province

(towns are shown in bold):

Town/Village Cyrillic Population[2][3][4]
(December 2009)

Demography[edit]

The following table shows the change of the population during the last four decades.

Tryavna Municipality
Year 1975 1985 1992 2001 2005 2007 2009 2011
Population 18,876 17,928 16,450 14,391 13,245 12,876 12,461 ...
Sources: Census 2001,[5] Census 2011,[6] „pop-stat.mashke.org“,[7]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b (English) Bulgarian National Statistical Institute - Bulgarian provinces and municipalities in 2009
  2. ^ (English) Bulgarian National Statistical Institute - Bulgarian towns in 2009
  3. ^ (English) Bulgarian National Statistical Institute - Bulgarian villages under 1000 inhabitants - December 2009
  4. ^ (English) Bulgarian National Statistical Institute - Bulgarian Settlements 1000-5000 inhabitants - December 2009
  5. ^ National Statistical Institute - Census 2001
  6. ^ „pop-stat.mashke.org“
  7. ^ "Population of Bulgarian divisions". Pop-stat.mashke.org. 2011-02-01. Retrieved 2012-03-28. 

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