Petrovac, Serbia

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Petrovac
Петровац
Serbian: Петровац на Млави / Petrovac na Mlavi (trans. Petrovac on Mlava)
Vlach: Piatra Mlavei
Municipality and town
Church in Petrovac
Church in Petrovac
Coat of arms of Petrovac
Coat of arms
Country  Serbia
District Braničevo
Settlements 34
Government
 • Mayor Radiša Dragojević (SPS)
Area[1]
 • Municipality 655 km2 (253 sq mi)
Population (2011 census)[2]
 • Town 7,229
 • Municipality 30,325
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 12300
Area code +381 12
Car plates PT
Website www.petrovacnamlavi.rs

Petrovac (Serbian Cyrillic: Петровац; or Petrovac na Mlavi (trans. Petrovac on Mlava; Serbian Cyrillic: Петровац на Млави; Vlach: Piatra Mlavei)) is a town and municipality located in the Braničevo District of 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]

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