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For other places with the same name, see Blace (disambiguation).
Town and municipality
Bus station in Blace
Bus station in Blace
Coat of arms of Blace
Coat of arms
Location of the municipality of Blace within Serbia
Location of the municipality of Blace within Serbia
Coordinates: 43°17.747′N 21°17.157′E / 43.295783°N 21.285950°E / 43.295783; 21.285950Coordinates: 43°17.747′N 21°17.157′E / 43.295783°N 21.285950°E / 43.295783; 21.285950
Country  Serbia
Region Southern and Eastern Serbia
District Toplica
Settlements 40
 • Mayor Nebojša Milosavljević (DS)
 • Municipality 306 km2 (118 sq mi)
Elevation 389 m (1,276 ft)
Population (2011 census)[2]
 • Town 5,253
 • Municipality 11,754
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 18420
Area code +381 27
Car plates PK

Blace (Serbian Cyrillic: Блаце, pronounced [blâtsɛ]) is a town and municipality located in the Toplica District of the southern Serbia. According to 2011 census, the population of the town is 5,253, while population of the municipality is 11,754.


According to the last official census done in 2011, the Municipality of Blace has 11,754 inhabitants. Most of Blace’s population is of Serbian nationality (98.27%) while 44.7% of the municipality’s population is urban.

Ethnic groups[edit]

Ethnic composition of the municipality:

Ethnic group Population
Serbs 11,551
Roma 86
Montenegrins 11
Others 106
Total 11,754


Every year in August, there is a 3 day festival named "Šljivijada" ("Plumday" in English); citizens of Blace consider the plum to be a very important fruit. On that day, there are many plum cultivators who show off their fruit. Many festival attendees listen to folk and other Serbian music.

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