Veliko Središte

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Veliko Središte
Велико Средиште
Village
A street in the village, the Orthodox church, and the typical motif from Vojvodinian villages: cows going home after daily pasture.
A street in the village, the Orthodox church, and the typical motif from Vojvodinian villages: cows going home after daily pasture.
Coat of arms of Veliko Središte
Coat of arms
Veliko Središte is located in Serbia
Veliko Središte
Veliko Središte
Location of Veliko Središte within Serbia
Coordinates: 45°10′24″N 21°24′13″E / 45.17333°N 21.40361°E / 45.17333; 21.40361Coordinates: 45°10′24″N 21°24′13″E / 45.17333°N 21.40361°E / 45.17333; 21.40361
Country Serbia
Province Vojvodina
District South Banat
Elevation 121 m (397 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Veliko Središte 1,269
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code 26334
Area code(s) +381(0)13
Car plates

Veliko Središte (Serbian Cyrillic: Велико Средиште) is a village in Serbia. It is situated in the Vršac municipality, in the South Banat District, Vojvodina province.

Demography[edit]

The village has a Serb ethnic majority (77.91%) and its population numbering 1,269 people (2011 census). There is a sizable number of ethnic Hungarians (7.38%), Czechs (4.25%), Romanians (2.38%) and other minorities as well as ethnically mixed families which is not uncommon in Vojvodina.

Name[edit]

In Serbian, the village is known as Veliko Središte (Велико Средиште), in Hungarian as Nagyszered, in Romanian as Srediștea Mare, and in German as Groß-Sredischte.

Historical population[edit]

  • 1961: 2,120
  • 1971: 1,815
  • 1981: 1,698
  • 1991: 1,584
  • 2002: 1,340
  • 2011: 1,269

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  • Slobodan Ćurčić, Broj stanovnika Vojvodine, Novi Sad, 1996.

See also[edit]