Ada (Serbian Cyrillic: Ада; Hungarian: Ada) is a town and municipality located in the North Banat District of the autonomous province of Vojvodina, Serbia. It is situated near the river Tisa in the geographical region of Bačka. The town has a population of 9,564, while the municipality has 16,991 inhabitants (2011 census), and a 75.04% Hungarian majority.

Ada
Ада (Serbian)
Ada  (Hungarian)
Catholic Church in Ada
Catholic Church in Ada
Coat of arms of Ada
Location of Ada within Serbia
Location of Ada within Serbia
Coordinates: 45°48′N 20°08′E / 45.800°N 20.133°E / 45.800; 20.133Coordinates: 45°48′N 20°08′E / 45.800°N 20.133°E / 45.800; 20.133
Country Serbia
Province Vojvodina
DistrictNorth Banat
Government
 • MayorZoltán Bilicki (SNS)
Area
 • Ada228.6 km2 (88.26 sq mi)
Elevation
83 m (272 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Ada9,564
 • Metro
16,991
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
24430
Area code(s)+381(0)24
Car platesSA
Websitewww.ada.org.rs
Map of Ada municipality

The municipality of Ada municipality includes the towns of Ada (the seat) and nearby Mol (Mohol), and the villages of Utrine (Törökfalu), Obornjača (Völgypart-Nagyvölgy) and Sterijino (Valkaisor).

DemographicsEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±% p.a.
194822,235—    
195321,676−0.51%
196122,234+0.32%
197122,611+0.17%
198122,408−0.09%
199121,506−0.41%
200218,994−1.12%
201116,991−1.23%
Source: [1]

According to the 2011 census, the total population of the Ada municipality was 16,991 inhabitants.

Ethnic groupsEdit

All local communities in the municipality have a Hungarian majority.

The ethnic composition of the municipality:[2]

Ethnic group Population %
Hungarians 12,750 75.04%
Serbs 2,956 17.40%
Roma 323 1.90%
Yugoslavs 74 0.44%
Croats 50 0.29%
Albanians 25 0.15%
Slovaks 18 0.11%
Others 795 4.68%
Total 16,991

EconomyEdit

The following table gives a preview of total number of registered people employed in legal entities per their core activity (as of 2018):[3]

Activity Total
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 16
Mining and quarrying -
Manufacturing 2,341
Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 5
Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities 29
Construction 83
Wholesale and retail trade, repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 658
Transportation and storage 139
Accommodation and food services 91
Information and communication 53
Financial and insurance activities 40
Real estate activities 2
Professional, scientific and technical activities 114
Administrative and support service activities 45
Public administration and defense; compulsory social security 151
Education 261
Human health and social work activities 234
Arts, entertainment and recreation 31
Other service activities 80
Individual agricultural workers 349
Total 4,722

Notable peopleEdit

International relationsEdit

Twin towns — Sister citiesEdit

Ada is twinned with:

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2011 Census of Population, Households and Dwellings in the Republic of Serbia" (PDF). stat.gov.rs. Statistical Office of the Republic of Serbia. Retrieved 19 March 2017.
  2. ^ "Попис становништва, домаћинстава и станова 2011. у Републици Србији" (PDF). stat.gov.rs. Republički zavod za statistiku. Retrieved 6 April 2019.
  3. ^ "MUNICIPALITIES AND REGIONS OF THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA, 2019" (PDF). stat.gov.rs. Statistical Office of the Republic of Serbia. 25 December 2019. Retrieved 29 December 2019.
  4. ^ "Újbuda története" [Újbuda - New in History, Twin Towns]. Rafia.hu (in Hungarian). Archived from the original on 2013-05-21. Retrieved 2013-08-11.

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