Moravica District

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Moravica District
Моравички округ
Moravički okrug
District of Serbia
Location of Moravica District in Serbia
Location of Moravica District in Serbia
Country  Serbia
Administrative centre Čačak
Government
 • Commissioner Slobodan Jolović [1] SNS
Area
 • Total 3,016 km2 (1,164 sq mi)
Population (2011 census)[2]
 • Total 212,603
 • Density 70.5/km2 (183/sq mi)
Municipalities 3 and 1 city
Settlements 206
- Cities and towns 5
- Villages 201
Website None

The Moravica District (Serbian: Моравички округ / Moravički okrug) is a district of Serbia located in the central parts of Serbia. The name Moravica, derivates from the river West Morava, which is passing through this district. Origin of the name Morava dates from Slavic language and the word "mori (engl.waters)". It has a population of 212,603. The administrative centre of the Moravica district is Čačak.

Municipalities[edit]

The district encompasses of the 3 municipalities and 1 city:

Demographics[edit]

According to the last official census done in 2011, the Moravica District has 212,603 inhabitants. 53.8% of the population lives in the urban areas. Ethnic composition of the district:

Ethnic group Population
Serbs 206,303
Roma 849
Montenegrins 460
Macedonians 183
Yugoslavs 169
Croats 158
Muslims 52
Others 4,429
Total 212,603

See also[edit]

Note: All official material made by Government of Serbia is public by law. Information was taken from www.srbija.gov.rs.

References[edit]

Coordinates: 43°53′N 20°21′E / 43.883°N 20.350°E / 43.883; 20.350