Nova Crnja

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Nova Crnja
Нова Црња
Municipality and Town
The Saint Agatha Virgin and Martyr Catholic Church
The Saint Agatha Virgin and Martyr Catholic Church
Coat of arms of Nova Crnja
Coat of arms
Nova Crnja is located in Serbia
Nova Crnja
Nova Crnja
Location of Nova Crnja within Serbia
Coordinates: 45°40′N 20°36′E / 45.667°N 20.600°E / 45.667; 20.600Coordinates: 45°40′N 20°36′E / 45.667°N 20.600°E / 45.667; 20.600
Country Serbia
Province Vojvodina
District Central Banat
 • President of municipality Pera Milankov
 • Nova Crnja 273 km2 (105.4 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Nova Crnja 1,491
 • Metro 10,272[1]
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 23218
Area code(s) +381(0)23
Car plates ZR
Map of Nova Crnja municipality

Nova Crnja (Serbian Cyrillic: Нова Црња; Hungarian: Magyarcsernye, pronounced [ˈmɒɟɒrt͡ʃɛrɲɛ]; German: Neuzerne) is a village and municipality in Central Banat District of Vojvodina, Serbia. The village has a population of 1,491, while Nova Crnja municipality has 10,272 inhabitants.

Inhabited places[edit]

Nova Crnja municipality includes the following villages:

Although the village of Nova Crnja is a seat of municipality, the largest of these villages is Srpska Crnja.

Before 1961, there was one more village in the municipality, which was abandoned because of groundwater. The name of the village was Molin.

Historical population[edit]

Population of the village in different censuses:

  • 1948: 3,105
  • 1953: 3,310
  • 1961: 3,317
  • 1971: 2,911
  • 1981: 2,739
  • 1991: 2,353
  • 2002: 1,861

Demographics (2011 census)[edit]

Ethnic groups in the municipality[edit]

The population of the Nova Crnja municipality is composed of:[1]

Settlements by ethnic majority[edit]

Places with Serb ethnic majority are: Aleksandrovo, Vojvoda Stepa, Radojevo, and Srpska Crnja, while places with Hungarian ethnic majority are: Nova Crnja (Hungarian: Magyarcsernye) and Toba (Hungarian: Tóba).

Ethnic groups in the village[edit]

The population of the Nova Crnja village is composed of:

Twin cities[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Population by ethnicity – Nova Crnja". Statistical Office of the Republic of Serbia (SORS). Retrieved 28 February 2013.