Dve Mogili Municipality
|Dve Mogili Municipality
Община Две могили
Dve Mogili Municipality within Bulgaria and Ruse Province.
|Admin. centre (Obshtinski tsentar)||Dve Mogili|
|• Total||345 km2 (133 sq mi)|
|Population (December 2009)|
|Time zone||EET (UTC+2)|
|• Summer (DST)||EEST (UTC+3)|
Dve Mogili Municipality (Bulgarian: Две могили) is a municipality (obshtina) in Ruse Province, Central-North Bulgaria, located in the Danubian Plain, about 15 km southeast of Danube river. It is named after its administrative centre - the town of Dve Mogili.
The municipality embraces a territory of 345 km² with a population of 10,341 inhabitants, as of December 2009.
The area is best known with Orlova Chuka cave. Accidentally discovered in 1941, with its 13,437 m, it is the second-longest in the country.
Dve Mogili Municipality includes the following 12 places (towns are shown in bold):
|Dve Mogili||Две могили||4,342|
|Karan Varbovka||Каран Върбовка||448|
The following table shows the change of the population during the last four decades.
|Dve Mogili Municipality|
|Sources: Census 2001, Census 2011, „pop-stat.mashke.org“,|
- (English) Bulgarian National Statistical Institute - Bulgarian provinces and municipalities in 2009 Archived November 13, 2010, at the Wayback Machine.
- (English) Bulgarian National Statistical Institute - Bulgarian towns in 2009 Archived November 13, 2010, at the Wayback Machine.
- (English) Bulgarian National Statistical Institute - Bulgarian villages under 1000 inhabitants - December 2009
- (English) Bulgarian National Statistical Institute - Bulgarian Settlements 1000-5000 inhabitants - December 2009
- (English)National Statistical Institute - Census 2001
- "Population of Bulgarian divisions". Pop-stat.mashke.org. 2011-02-01. Retrieved 2012-03-28.
- Official website (English)