Municipality of Cankova

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Municipality of Cankova

Občina Cankova
Location of the Municipality of Cankova in Slovenia
Location of the Municipality of Cankova in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°43′N 16°01′E / 46.717°N 16.017°E / 46.717; 16.017Coordinates: 46°43′N 16°01′E / 46.717°N 16.017°E / 46.717; 16.017
Country Slovenia
Government
 • MayorDrago Vogrinčič
Area
 • Total30.6 km2 (11.8 sq mi)
Population
 (2002)[1]
 • Total2,067
 • Density68/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02 (CEST)

The Municipality of Cankova (pronounced [ˈtsaːŋkɔʋa]; Slovene: Občina Cankova) is a municipality in the Prekmurje region of Slovenia. The seat of the municipality is the town of Cankova.

The area was originally a part of the Municipality of Murska Sobota. In 1995, the Municipality of Cankova–Tišina was formed, which existed until 1999, when Tišina became a separate municipality.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia, census of 2002
  2. ^ "Ustanovitev občine". Občina Cankova (official home page) (in Slovenian). Archived from the original on 2011-07-23. Retrieved 2010-01-21.

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