Fushë-Arrëz

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Fushë-Arrëz
Official logo of Fushë-Arrëz
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Fushë-Arrëz is located in Albania
Fushë-Arrëz
Fushë-Arrëz
Coordinates: 42°4′N 20°2′E / 42.067°N 20.033°E / 42.067; 20.033
Country Albania
CountyStema e Qarkut Tiranë.svg Shkodër
Government
 • MayorFran Tuçi (PS)
Area
 • Municipality540.42 km2 (208.66 sq mi)
 • Administrative Unit31.06 km2 (11.99 sq mi)
Elevation
503 m (1,650 ft)
Population
(2011)
 • Municipality
7,405
 • Municipality density14/km2 (35/sq mi)
 • Administrative Unit
2,513
 • Administrative Unit density81/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal Code
4402
Area Code(0)271
Vehicle registrationAL
WebsiteOfficial Website

Fushë-Arrëz is a town and a municipality in Shkodër County, northern Albania.[1][2] It was formed at the 2015 local government reform by the merger of the former municipalities Blerim, Fierzë, Fushë-Arrëz, Iballë and Qafë-Mali, that became municipal units. The seat of the municipality is the town Fushë-Arrëz.[3] The total population is 7,405 (2011 census), in a total area of 540.42 km2.[4] The population of the former municipality at the 2011 census was 2,513.[5] The town sits along a long street, this connects shop buildings, flats and homes together.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fushe-Arrez". travelsradiate: travelsradiate.com. Retrieved 2011-01-24.
  2. ^ Albanian government budget legislation[permanent dead link]
  3. ^ Law nr. 115/2014
  4. ^ Interactive map administrative territorial reform
  5. ^ 2011 census results