Petrovac, Serbia

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Petrovac

Петровац

Petrovac na Mlavi
Church in Petrovac
Church in Petrovac
Coat of arms of Petrovac
Coat of arms
Location of the municipality of Petrovac within Serbia
Location of the municipality of Petrovac within Serbia
Country Serbia
RegionSouthern and Eastern Serbia
DistrictBraničevo
Settlements34
Government
 • MayorDuško Nedinić (SNS)
Area
 • Municipality655 km2 (253 sq mi)
Elevation
127 m (417 ft)
Population
(2011 census)[2]
 • Town
7,229
 • Municipality
30,325
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
12300
Area code+381(0)12
Car platesPT
Websitewww.petrovacnamlavi.rs

Petrovac (Serbian Cyrillic: Петровац), also known as Petrovac na Mlavi (Serbian Cyrillic: Петровац на Млави, "Petrovac on Mlava"; Vlach: Piatra Mlavei), is a town and municipality located in the Braničevo District of the eastern Serbia. In 2011, the population of the town is 7,229, while population of the municipality is 30,325.

History[edit]

From 1929 to 1941, Petrovac was part of the Morava Banovina of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities of Serbia, 2006". Statistical Office of Serbia. Retrieved 2010-11-28.
  2. ^ "2011 Census of Population, Households and Dwellings in the Republic of Serbia: Comparative Overview of the Number of Population in 1948, 1953, 1961, 1971, 1981, 1991, 2002 and 2011, Data by settlements" (PDF). Statistical Office of Republic Of Serbia, Belgrade. 2014. ISBN 978-86-6161-109-4. Retrieved 2014-06-27.

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Coordinates: 44°22′42″N 21°25′10″E / 44.37833°N 21.41944°E / 44.37833; 21.41944