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Bočar is located in Serbia
Location of Bočar within Serbia
Coordinates: 45°46′10″N 20°16′34″E / 45.76944°N 20.27611°E / 45.76944; 20.27611Coordinates: 45°46′10″N 20°16′34″E / 45.76944°N 20.27611°E / 45.76944; 20.27611
Country Serbia
Province Vojvodina
District Central Banat
Elevation 81 m (266 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Bočar 1,895
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 23274
Area code(s) +381(0)23
Car plates ZR
The Saint Catharina of Alexandria Virgin and Martyr Catholic Church

Bočar (Serbian Cyrillic: Бочар) is a village located in the Novi Bečej municipality, in the Central Banat District of Serbia. It is situated in the Autonomous Province of Vojvodina. The village has a Serb ethnic majority (80.26%) with a present Hungarian minority (11.34%) and its population numbering 1,895 people (2002 census).


In Serbian, the village is known as Bočar (Бочар), in Hungarian as Bocsár, and in German as Botschar.

Historical population[edit]

  • 1961: 2,620
  • 1971: 2,328
  • 1981: 2,095
  • 1991: 2,007
  • 2002: 1,895

See also[edit]


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