Vetrino Municipality

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Vetrino Municipality
Община Ветрино
Vetrino Municipality within Bulgaria and Varna Province.
Vetrino Municipality within Bulgaria and Varna Province.
Coordinates: 43°19′N 27°23′E / 43.317°N 27.383°E / 43.317; 27.383Coordinates: 43°19′N 27°23′E / 43.317°N 27.383°E / 43.317; 27.383
Country  Bulgaria
Province (Oblast) Varna
Admin. centre (Obshtinski tsentar) Vetrino
 • Total 293.12 km2 (113.17 sq mi)
Population (December 2009)[1]
 • Total 5,702
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Vetrino Municipality (Bulgarian: Община Ветрино) is a municipality (obshtina) in Varna Province, Northeastern Bulgaria. It is named after its administrative centre – the village of Vetrino.

The municipality embraces a territory of 293.12 km², bordering the Shumen Province to the west, with a population of 5,702 inhabitants, as of December 2009.[1] The southern parts of the area is crossed by the east operating part of Hemus motorway which is planned to connect the port of Varna with the country capital – Sofia.


Vetrino Municipality includes the following 10 places, all of them are villages:

Town/Village Cyrillic Population[2][3][4]
(December 2009)
Vetrino Ветрино 1,036
Belogradets Белоградец 1,226
Dobroplodno Доброплодно 894
Gabarnitsa Габърница 96
Mlada Gvardiya Млада гвардия 335
Momchilovo Момчилово 192
Nevsha Невша 648
Neofit Rilski Неофит Рилски 921
Sredno Selo Средно село 59
Yagnilo Ягнило 295
Total 5,702


The following table shows the change of the population during the last four decades.

Vetrino Municipality
Year 1975 1985 1992 2001 2005 2007 2009 2011
Population 13,331 10,812 7,990 7,023 6,296 6,045 5,702 ...
Sources: Census 2001,[5] Census 2011,[6] „“,[7]

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