Ečka

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Ečka
Ечка
Village
Serbian Orthodox Church (1711)
Serbian Orthodox Church (1711)
Ečka is located in Serbia
Ečka
Ečka
Location of Ečka within Serbia
Coordinates: 45°19′04″N 20°26′20″E / 45.31778°N 20.43889°E / 45.31778; 20.43889Coordinates: 45°19′04″N 20°26′20″E / 45.31778°N 20.43889°E / 45.31778; 20.43889
Country Serbia
Province Vojvodina
District Central Banat
Elevation 71 m (233 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Ečka 4,513
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 23203
Area code(s) +381(0)23
Car plates ZR

Ečka (Serbian Cyrillic: Ечка, Serbian pronunciation: [êtʃka]) is a village located in the Zrenjanin municipality, in the Central Banat District of Serbia. It is situated in the autonomous province of Vojvodina.

Name and history[edit]

In Serbian, the village is known as Ečka (Ечка), in Romanian as Ecica or Ecica Română, in German as Deutsch-Etschka, and in Hungarian as Écska (until 1899: Német-Écska).

The village was merged with former settlement known as Mala Ečka (Мала Ечка) in Serbian, Alt Etschka in German, and Román-Écska or Olahécska in Hungarian.

Ethnic groups (2002 census)[edit]

The village has a Serb ethnic majority and its population numbering 4,513 people (2002 census).

Historical population[edit]

  • 1900: 4,892
  • 1931: 5,207
  • 1948: 3,934
  • 1953: 4,188
  • 1961: 4,323
  • 1971: 4,621
  • 1981: 5,293
  • 1991: 5,172

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References[edit]

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

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