Pernik Municipality

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Pernik Municipality
Municipality
Flag of Pernik Municipality
Flag
Coat of arms of Pernik Municipality
Coat of arms
Location of Pernik Municipality in Pernik Province
Location of Pernik Municipality in Pernik Province
Pernik Municipality is located in Bulgaria
Pernik Municipality
Pernik Municipality
Location of Pernik Municipality in Bulgaria
Coordinates: 42°36′00″N 23°01′59″E / 42.60000°N 23.03306°E / 42.60000; 23.03306Coordinates: 42°36′00″N 23°01′59″E / 42.60000°N 23.03306°E / 42.60000; 23.03306
Country Bulgaria
ProvincePernik Province
CapitalPernik
Area
 • Total477.4 km2 (184.3 sq mi)
Elevation
717 m (2,352 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total97,181
 • Density200/km2 (530/sq mi)

Pernik Municipality (Bulgarian: Община Твърдица) is a municipality in the Pernik Province of Bulgaria.

Demography[edit]

Ethnic composition of Pernik Municipality

  Gypsies/Romani (1.83%)
  Bulgarians (91.4%)
  No identification (6.36%)
  Other (0.65%)

At the 2011 census, the population of Pernik was 97,181. Most of the inhabitants were Bulgarians (91.4%) with a minority of Gypsies/Romani (1.83%).[1][2] 6.36% of the population's ethnicity was unknown.

Villages[edit]

In addition to the capital town of Pernik, the following villages are located in the municipality:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Distribuția pe vârste a populației localităților Bulgariei". National Institute of Statistics of Bulgaria. Retrieved 20 June 2019.
  2. ^ "Distribuția etnică a populației localităților Bulgariei". National Institute of Statistics of Bulgaria. Retrieved 20 June 2019.