Aleksandrovac (Serbian Cyrillic: Александровац) is a town and municipality located in the Rasina District of central Serbia. As of 2011, the town has a population of 6,476 inhabitants, while the municipality has 26,522 inhabitants.
View on the city of Aleksandrovac
Location of the municipality of Aleksandrovac within Serbia
|Region||Šumadija and Western Serbia|
|• Mayor||Mirko Mihajlovic (independent)|
|• Town||3.85 km2 (1.49 sq mi)|
|• Municipality||387 km2 (149 sq mi)|
|Elevation||366 m (1,201 ft)|
|• Town density||18,000/km2 (46,000/sq mi)|
|• Municipality density||76/km2 (200/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
According to the 2011 census results, the municipality of Aleksandrovac has a population of 26,522 inhabitants.
The ethnic composition of the municipality:
Society and cultureEdit
The most popular event is Župska berba, which is held annually from 22 September to 25 September. Aleksandrovac is the headquarters of one of the most successful Yugoslav record labels of all time Diskos.
The town has several sports teams among which the most popular are basketball, volleyball and handball team that plays in the top division in Serbia. Also, it is home to FK Župa Aleksandrovac football team.
The following table gives a preview of total number of employed people per their core activity (as of 2017):
|Agriculture, forestry and fishing||84|
|Distribution of power, gas and water||29|
|Distribution of water and water waste management||123|
|Wholesale and retail, repair||759|
|Traffic, storage and communication||187|
|Hotels and restaurants||215|
|Media and telecommunications||36|
|Finance and insurance||35|
|Property stock and charter||1|
|Professional, scientific, innovative and technical activities||147|
|Administrative and other services||13|
|Administration and social assurance||234|
|Healthcare and social work||178|
|Art, leisure and recreation||64|
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