Alk, Albania

Alk is a small village in the former municipality of Shënkoll in the Lezhë County in Albania. At the 2015 local government reform it became part of the municipality Lezhë.[1] It has a population of about 100 inhabitants.

Alk
Alk is located in Albania
Alk
Alk
Coordinates: 41°41′N 19°39′E / 41.683°N 19.650°E / 41.683; 19.650Coordinates: 41°41′N 19°39′E / 41.683°N 19.650°E / 41.683; 19.650
Country Albania
CountyLezhë
MunicipalityLezhë
Municipal unitShënkoll
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

GeographyEdit

It is located close to the Mat River. It is 3.5 km from the Adriatic, 16 km from Lezhë and 55.3 km from Tirana. Nearby localities include Tale, Shënkoll, Grykë Lumi, Rrilë, Barbullojë, and Gajush.

EconomyEdit

The economy is predominantly agricultural and breeding of sheep, cattle and pigs.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Law nr. 115/2014" (PDF) (in Albanian). pp. 6373–6374. Retrieved 25 February 2022.