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Municipality and Town
Lazarevac street
Lazarevac street
Coat of arms of Lazarevac
Coat of arms
Location of the municipality of Lazarevac within Serbia
Location of the municipality of Lazarevac within Serbia
Coordinates: 44°22′N 20°15′E / 44.367°N 20.250°E / 44.367; 20.250Coordinates: 44°22′N 20°15′E / 44.367°N 20.250°E / 44.367; 20.250
Country  Serbia
District Belgrade
Settlements 1
 • Mayor Dragan Alimpijević (SPS)
 • Municipality 384 km2 (148 sq mi)
Population (2011 census)[2]
 • Town 25,526
 • Municipality 58,224
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 11550
Area code +381 11
Car plates BG

Lazarevac (Serbian Cyrillic: Лазаревац, pronounced [lazareʋat͡s]) is a town and municipality located in Serbia at 44.22° North, 20.15° East. Its name stems from the name of medieval Prince Lazar Hrebeljanovic. In 2011 the town has total population of 25,526. Lazarevac is one of Belgrade's 17 municipalities and it is a part of the Sumadija region.


Serbian Orthodox Church.


In Baroševac on the bank of the Kolubara grow a 'grove' of giant sequoia trees which where brought from California to be studied and planted in Europe. The giant sequoias have only reached a height of 30m as of 2011, and are continuing to be studied as they develop in this manufactured habitat. [3]

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