Jarkovac

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Jarkovac
Јарковац
Village
The Orthodox Church
The Orthodox Church
Jarkovac is located in Serbia
Jarkovac
Jarkovac
Location of Jarkovac within Serbia
Coordinates: 45°16′05″N 20°45′18″E / 45.26806°N 20.75500°E / 45.26806; 20.75500Coordinates: 45°16′05″N 20°45′18″E / 45.26806°N 20.75500°E / 45.26806; 20.75500
Country Serbia
Province Vojvodina
District Central Banat
Elevation 50 m (160 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Jarkovac 1,817
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 23250
Area code(s) +381(0)23
Car plates ZR

Jarkovac (Serbian Cyrillic: Јарковац) is a village in Serbia. It is situated in the Sečanj municipality, Central Banat District, Vojvodina province. The village has a Serb ethnic majority (76.27%) with present Hungarian (8.69%) and Romanian minority (5.72%) and its population numbering 1,817 people (2002 census).

Name[edit]

In Hungarian, the name of the village is Árkod. In German the name is Jarkowatz.

Historical population[edit]

  • 1961: 2,963
  • 1971: 2,624
  • 1981: 2,291
  • 1991: 2,155
  • 2002: 1,817

Ethnic Groups[edit]

In 1910, there were 3,019 people living in Jarkovac: 2,602 Serbians, 313 Germans, 54 Hungarians, 14 Romanians, 6 Croatians, 4 Slovakians and 26 others.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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