Čeminac

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Čeminac
Municipality
Municipality of Čeminac
Općina Čeminac
Map of Čeminac municipality within the Osijek-Baranja County
Map of Čeminac municipality within the Osijek-Baranja County
Čeminac is located in Osijek-Baranja County
Čeminac
Čeminac
Location in Croatia
Čeminac is located in Croatia
Čeminac
Čeminac
Čeminac (Croatia)
Coordinates: 45°41′11″N 18°40′3″E / 45.68639°N 18.66750°E / 45.68639; 18.66750
Country  Croatia
Region Baranya (Podunavlje)
County Zastava Osječko-baranjske županije.png Osijek-Baranja
Government
 • Mayor Damir Rešetar
Area
 • Total 72 km2 (28 sq mi)
Population (2001)[1]
 • Total 2,856
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Čeminac (German: Laskafeld) is a village and municipality in Osijek-Baranja county, Croatia. There are 2,856 inhabitants in the municipality.

Geography[edit]

Čeminac is located in the central part of Croatian Baranja and it is surrounded by the municipalities of: Jagodnjak, Beli Manastir, Kneževi Vinogradi, Bilje, and Darda.

The municipality of Čeminac includes the following settlements:

History[edit]

The Čeminac area was home to a sizeable German population before the end of World War II.[2] With the Red Army's crossing of the Danube at Batina most of these Germans left, and their property was confiscated by Communist Yugoslavia's government.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Ethnic groups in the municipality (2001 census):[3]

Coat of arms[edit]

The coat of arms of Čeminac is Azure a Lion rampant double-queued Or holding a Plough-share Argent.[4]

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