Novi Marof

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Novi Marof
Town
Church in Novi Marof
Church in Novi Marof
Novi Marof is located in Croatia
Novi Marof
Novi Marof
Location of Novi Marof in Croatia
Coordinates: 46°09′52″N 16°20′05″E / 46.164401°N 16.334642°E / 46.164401; 16.334642
Country  Croatia
County Flag of Varaždin County.png Varaždin
Government
 • Mayor Darko Hrenić (HNS)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 13,246 (municipality)
 • Town itself 1,956

Novi Marof (Kajkavian: Nuovi Narof) is a town in north-western Croatia, located south of Varaždin and east of Ivanec, in the Varaždin County. It lies on intersection of state roads D3 (from south to north) and D24 (from west) and is also connected with highway A4, state road D22 (from east) and R201 railway.

The population of the municipality is 13,246 (census 2011), distributed in the following settlements:[1]

History[edit]

In the late 19th and early 20th century, Novi Marof was a district capital in the Varaždin County of the Kingdom of Croatia-Slavonia.

Notable residents[edit]

Culture[edit]

The town has memorial markers to:

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Coordinates: 46°10′N 16°20′E / 46.167°N 16.333°E / 46.167; 16.333