Sveti Nikole Municipality
|Municipality of Sveti Nikole|
Општина Свети Николе
|Region||Vardar Statistical Region|
|Municipal seat||Sveti Nikole|
|• Mayor||Saso Velkovski (SDSM)|
|• Total||482.89 km2 (186.44 sq mi)|
|• Density||38.30/km2 (99.2/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
Sveti Nikole (Macedonian: Свети Николе [ˌsfɛːti ˈnikɔlɛ] ( listen)) is a municipality in eastern Republic of Macedonia. Sveti Nikole is also the name of the town where the municipal seat is found. Sveti Nikole Municipality is part of the Vardar Statistical Region.
The municipality borders Kumanovo Municipality and Kratovo Municipality to the north, Probištip Municipality to the east, Štip Municipality and Lozovo Municipality to the south, Veles Municipality and Petrovec Municipality to the west.
Sveti Nikole Municipality has 18,497 residents, according to the 2002 Macedonian census. Ethnic groups in the municipality:
- Macedonians = 18,005 (97.3%)
- Vlachs = 238 (1.3%)
|Demographics of Sveti Nikole Municipality|
- 2002 census results in English and Macedonian (PDF)