Centar Župa

Coordinates: 41°28′05″N 20°33′32″E / 41.4681°N 20.5589°E / 41.4681; 20.5589
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Centar Župa
Центар Жупа
Merkez Jupa
Airview of the village
Airview of the village
Centar Župa is located in North Macedonia
Centar Župa
Centar Župa
Location within North Macedonia
Coordinates: 41°28′05″N 20°33′32″E / 41.4681°N 20.5589°E / 41.4681; 20.5589
Country North Macedonia
Region Southwestern
Municipality Centar Župa
 • Total354
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
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Centar Župa (Macedonian: Центар Жупа; Turkish: Merkez Jupa) is a village and seat in the municipality of Centar Župa, North Macedonia. The town is inhabited mainly by Turks.


Centar Župa is a new village formed by families who settled in the area and originate from the villages of Balanci, Bajramovci, Crno Boci, Golem Papradnik and Mal Papradnik.[1]

As of the 2021 census, Centar Župa had 354 residents with the following ethnic composition:[2]

  • Turks 304
  • Macedonians 33
  • Persons for whom data are taken from administrative sources 13
  • Albanians 4

According to the 2002 census, the village had a total of 800 inhabitants.[3] Ethnic groups in the village include:[3]


  1. ^ Limanoski, Nijazi; Rosoklija, Stojče Dojčinovski (1987). Istorija, folklor i etnologija na islamiziranite Makedonci. Republička zaednica na kulturno naučnite manifestacii na Makedoncite muslimani. p. 281. "Центар Жупа како нова населба се формира од доселени фамилии од блиските села: Голем и Мал Папрадник, Баланци, Бајрамовци и Црнобоци."
  2. ^ Total resident population of the Republic of North Macedonia by ethnic affiliation, by settlement, Census 2021
  3. ^ a b Macedonian Census (2002), Book 5 - Total population according to the Ethnic Affiliation, Mother Tongue and Religion, The State Statistical Office, Skopje, 2002, p. 189.