Arbanija

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Arbanija
Village
Arbanija is located in Split-Dalmatia County
Arbanija
Arbanija
Arbanija is located in Croatia
Arbanija
Arbanija
Coordinates: 43°30′43″N 16°18′16″E / 43.511896°N 16.304398°E / 43.511896; 16.304398
Country Croatia
RegionDalmatia
CountySplit-Dalmatia County
CityTrogir
Elevation
16 ft (5 m)
Population
(Census 2001)
 • Total370
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
21224
Area code(s)021

Arbanija is a village on Čiovo Island, Croatia. The settlement is administered as a part of the City of Trogir and Split-Dalmatia County. According to the 2001 census, the village has 370 inhabitants.[1] It is connected by the D126 state road.

Sv. Križ monastery in Arbanija

The village is named after the Arbanasi, a group of ethnic Albanians that settled in several places on Croatia's Adriatic coast in the 18th century.

Sources[edit]

  1. ^ "2001 census by settlement". Central Bureau of Statistics (Croatia) (in Croatian). March 31, 2001.