Čelarevo (Serbian Cyrillic: Челарево; Hungarian: Dunacséb) is a village located in the Bačka Palanka municipality, in the South Bačka District of Serbia. It is situated in the Autonomous Province of Vojvodina. The village has a Serb ethnic majority and its population numbers 5,423 people (2002 census).

Čelarevo
Dunacséb (Hungarian)
Čib
Чиб
Old house in Čelarevo
Old house in Čelarevo
Čelarevo is located in Vojvodina
Čelarevo
Čelarevo
Čelarevo is located in Serbia
Čelarevo
Čelarevo
Čelarevo is located in Europe
Čelarevo
Čelarevo
Coordinates: 45°16′N 19°32′E / 45.267°N 19.533°E / 45.267; 19.533
Country Serbia
Province Vojvodina
RegionBačka (Podunavlje)
DistrictSouth Bačka
MunicipalityBačka Palanka
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

Prior to 1946, the village was known as Čib (Serbian Cyrillic: Чиб), but was renamed Čelarevo in honour of Partisan commander and National Hero of Yugoslavia Zdravko Čelar (1917-1942).

DemographicsEdit

Ethnic groups (2002 census):

Historical populationEdit

  • 1961: 3,717
  • 1971: 4,073
  • 1981: 4,817
  • 1991: 5,011

GalleryEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

Coordinates: 45°16′N 19°32′E / 45.267°N 19.533°E / 45.267; 19.533