Rrethi i Gjirokastrës
Map showing the district within Albania
|• Total||1,137 km2 (439 sq mi)|
|• Density||50/km2 (130/sq mi)|
Gjirokastër District (Albanian: Rrethi i Gjirokastrës) was one of the thirty-six districts of Albania (which were dissolved in 2000) that is now part of Gjirokastër County. It had a population of 56,720 (2010 estimate) containing a large Greek minority, and an area of 1,137 km². It is in the south of the country, and its capital was Gjirokastër.
The district consisted of the following municipalities:
Note: - urban municipalities in bold
Villages of Gjirokastër
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