Šurjan

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Šurjan
Шурјан
Village
The Orthodox Church
The Orthodox Church
Šurjan is located in Serbia
Šurjan
Šurjan
Location of Šurjan within Serbia
Coordinates: 45°23′34″N 20°52′16″E / 45.39278°N 20.87111°E / 45.39278; 20.87111Coordinates: 45°23′34″N 20°52′16″E / 45.39278°N 20.87111°E / 45.39278; 20.87111
Country Serbia
Province Vojvodina
District Central Banat
Elevation 82 m (269 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Šurjan 330
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 23254
Area code(s) +381(0)23
Car plates ZR

Šurjan (Serbian Cyrillic: Шурјан) is a village in Serbia. It is situated in the Sečanj municipality, in the Central Banat District, Vojvodina province. The population of the village is 330 (2002 census), including 145 Serbs (43.93%), 140 Hungarians (42.42%), and others.

Name[edit]

In Serbian the village is known as Šurjan (Шурјан), in Hungarian as Surján, and in German as Schurjan.

Historical population[edit]

  • 1869: 646
  • 1900: 618
  • 1921: 759
  • 1931: 821
  • 1948: 682
  • 1953: 807
  • 1961: 734
  • 1971: 483
  • 1981: 406
  • 1991: 377

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Slobodan Ćurčić, Broj stanovnika Vojvodine, Novi Sad, 1996.