Municipality of Žiri

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Municipality of Žiri

Občina Žiri
Location of the Municipality of Žiri in Slovenia
Location of the Municipality of Žiri in Slovenia
Country Slovenia
Traditional regionUpper Carniola
Statistical regionUpper Carniola
Government
 • MayorJanez Žakelj
Area
 • Total49 km2 (19 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Total4,895
 • Density100/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02 (CEST)
Websitewww.ziri.si

The Municipality of Žiri (pronounced [ʒiˈɾiː] (About this soundlisten) or [ˈʒiːɾi]; Slovene: Občina Žiri) is a municipality in northwestern Slovenia. The seat of the municipality is the town of Žiri. Traditionally the area was part of the Upper Carniola region. The entire municipality is now included in the Upper Carniola Statistical Region.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Žiri". Občine v številkah [Municipalities in Numbers]. Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia. Retrieved 1 April 2014.
  2. ^ Žiri municipal site

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 46°03′00″N 14°06′00″E / 46.0500°N 14.1000°E / 46.0500; 14.1000