Crveni Krst, Niš

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Crveni Krst
Црвени Крст
City municipality
A boulevard in Crveni Krst
A boulevard in Crveni Krst
Coat of arms of Crveni Krst
Coat of arms
Location of the municipality of Crveni Krst within Serbia
Location of the municipality of Crveni Krst within Serbia
Country  Serbia
Region Southern and Eastern Serbia
District Nišava
City Niš
Settlements 24
Government
 • Mayor Dragan Bojković (SRS)
Area[1]
 • Municipality 181.5 km2 (70.1 sq mi)
Population (2011 census)[2]
 • Town 12,223
 • Municipality 31,762
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 18000
Area code +381(0)18
Car plates NI

Crveni Krst (Serbian Cyrillic: Црвени Крст, trans. Red Cross) is one of five city municipalities which constitute the city of Niš. The municipality has a population of 31,762 inhabitants.

Geography[edit]

The municipality borders Aleksinac municipality in the north-west, Svrljig municipality in the north-east, Pantelej municipality in the east, Medijana municipality in the south-east, Palilula municipality in the south, and Merošina municipality in the south-west.

History[edit]

Crveni Krst Municipality was formed on 6 June 2002. It was the site of a concentration camp during World War II.

Settlements[edit]

Neighborhoods[edit]

Neighborhoods of municipality of Crveni Krst include:

Suburbs[edit]

  • Berčinac
  • Vele Polje
  • Vrtište
  • Gornja Toponica
  • Gornja Trnava
  • Gornji Komren
  • Donja Toponica
  • Donja Trnava
  • Donji Komren
  • Kravlje
  • Leskovik
  • Medoševac
  • Mezgraja
  • Miljkovac
  • Paligrace
  • Paljina
  • Popovac
  • Rujnik
  • Sečanica
  • Supovac
  • Trupale
  • Hum
  • Čamurlija

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Coordinates: 45°31′51″N 19°08′22″E / 45.53083°N 19.13944°E / 45.53083; 19.13944