Medkovets Municipality

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Medkovets Municipality
Община Медковец
Municipality
Medkovets Municipality within Bulgaria and Montana Province.
Medkovets Municipality within Bulgaria and Montana Province.
Coordinates: 43°37′N 23°10′E / 43.617°N 23.167°E / 43.617; 23.167Coordinates: 43°37′N 23°10′E / 43.617°N 23.167°E / 43.617; 23.167
Country  Bulgaria
Province (Oblast) Montana
Admin. centre (Obshtinski tsentar) Medkovets
Area
 • Total 188 km2 (73 sq mi)
Population (Census February 2011)[1]
 • Total 3,939
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Medkovets Municipality (Bulgarian: Община Медковец) is a small municipality (obshtina) in Montana Province, Northwestern Bulgaria, located in the area of the Danubian Plain. It is named after its administrative centre - the village of Medkovets.

The municipality embraces a territory of 188 km² with a population of 3,939 inhabitants, as of February 2011.[1]

Settlements[edit]

Capital city marker.svg
Montana
Berkovitsa
Boychinovtsi
Brusartsi
Chiprovtsi
Georgi Damyanovo
Lom
Medkovets
Valchedram
Varshets
Yakimovo
Medkovets Municipality within Montana Province

Medkovets Municipality includes the following 5 places all of them villages:

Town/Village Cyrillic Population[2][3][4]
(December 2009)
Medkovets Медковец 1,850
Asparuhovo Аспарухово 556
Pishurka Пишурка 124
Rasovo Расово 1,297
Slivovik Сливовик 483
Total 4,310

Demography[edit]

The following table shows the change of the population during the last four decades.

Medkovets Municipality
Year 1975 1985 1992 2001 2005 2007 2009 2011
Population 9,463 7,640 6,849 5,661 4,856 4,571 4,310 3,939
Sources: Census 2001,[5] Census 2011,[1] „pop-stat.mashke.org“,[6]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c (Bulgarian)National Statistical Institute - Census 2011 Archived April 10, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ (English) Bulgarian National Statistical Institute - Bulgarian towns in 2009 Archived November 13, 2010, at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ (English) Bulgarian National Statistical Institute - Bulgarian villages under 1000 inhabitants - December 2009
  4. ^ (English) Bulgarian National Statistical Institute - Bulgarian Settlements 1000-5000 inhabitants - December 2009
  5. ^ (English)National Statistical Institute - Census 2001
  6. ^ „pop-stat.mashke.org“

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