Raška District

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Raška District
Рашки округ
Raški okrug
District of Serbia
Location of Raška District in Serbia
Location of Raška District in Serbia
Country  Serbia
Administrative centre Kraljevo
Government
 • Commissioner n/a
Area
 • Total 3,918 km2 (1,513 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 309,258
 • Density 78.9/km2 (204/sq mi)
Municipalities 3 and 2 cities
Settlements 359
- Cities and towns 9
- Villages 350

The Raška District (Serbian: Рашки округ / Raški okrug) is a district of Serbia, which expands in the south-western part of the country. It has a population of 309,258. The administrative centre of the Raška district is Kraljevo, on the banks of the Ibar river.

Municipalities[edit]

The district encompasses the municipalities of:

Demographics[edit]

According to the last official census done in 2011, the Raška District has 309,258 inhabitants. 53.2% of the population lives in the urban areas. Ethnic composition of the district:

Ethnic group Population
Serbs 188,208
Bosniaks 105,488
Muslims 5,255
Roma 2,435
Montenegrins 740
Gorani people 334
Macedonians 289
Albanians 267
Croats 215
Yugoslavs 214
Others 5,813
Total 309,258

See also[edit]

Note: All official material made by Government of Serbia is public by law. Information was taken from www.srbija.gov.rs.

Coordinates: 43°44′N 20°40′E / 43.733°N 20.667°E / 43.733; 20.667