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"Horgos" redirects here. For the city in Xinjiang, see Khorgas.
Main street in Horgoš
Main street in Horgoš
Horgoš is located in Serbia
Location of Horgoš within Serbia
Coordinates: 46°09′12″N 19°58′13″E / 46.15333°N 19.97028°E / 46.15333; 19.97028Coordinates: 46°09′12″N 19°58′13″E / 46.15333°N 19.97028°E / 46.15333; 19.97028
Country Serbia
Province Vojvodina
District North Banat
Elevation 75 m (246 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Horgoš 6,325
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 24410; 24411
Area code(s) +381(0)24
Car plates KA
Aerial view of the Horgoš border crossing into Hungary.
One of the busiest border crossings in Serbia at Horgoš
A 1987 passport stamp from Horgoš.

Horgoš (Serbian: Хоргош, Horgoš, Hungarian: Horgos) is a village located in Kanjiža municipality, in the North Banat District of Serbia. It is situated in the Autonomous Province of Vojvodina. The village has a Hungarian ethnic majority (83.82%) and its population numbering 6,325 people (2002 census). Near the village is a national border crossing into Hungary.

Historical population[edit]

  • 1961: 7,871
  • 1971: 7,823
  • 1981: 7,640
  • 1991: 7,201
  • 2002: 6,325

Famous residents[edit]

The village was the seat of the famous Hungarian noble family, the Kárász de Horgos et Szentpéter.

See also[edit]


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

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