Golem, Kavajë

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Golem
Administrative Unit
Golem Albania 2016 Durres.jpg
Official seal of Golem
Seal
Golem is located in Albania
Golem
Golem
Coordinates: 41°14′52″N 19°31′54″E / 41.24778°N 19.53167°E / 41.24778; 19.53167Coordinates: 41°14′52″N 19°31′54″E / 41.24778°N 19.53167°E / 41.24778; 19.53167
Country Albania Albania
County Tirana
Municipality Kavajë
Government
 • Administrator Ilir Gjuzi
Population (2011)
 • Administrative Unit 6,994
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal Code 2504
Area Code (0)578
Vehicle registration AL

Golem (definite Albanian form: Golemi) is a village and a former rural municipality in Tirana County, Albania. At the 2015 local government reform it became a subdivision of the municipality Kavajë.[1] The population at the 2011 census was 6,994.[2] The area along the coast is one of Albania's major beach destinations where many resorts, hotels, and vacation homes are located. Golem has experienced rapid urban development and the problems associated with it.[3]

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