Blinisht, Lezhë

Blinisht is a village and a former municipality in the Lezhë County, northwestern Albania. At the 2015 local government reform it became a subdivision of the municipality Lezhë.[1] The population at the 2011 census was 3,361.[2]

Blinisht
Blinisht is located in Albania
Blinisht
Blinisht
Coordinates: 41°53′N 19°38′E / 41.883°N 19.633°E / 41.883; 19.633Coordinates: 41°53′N 19°38′E / 41.883°N 19.633°E / 41.883; 19.633
Country Albania
CountyLezhë
MunicipalityLezhë
Population
 (2011)
 • Municipal unit
3,361
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Vehicle registrationLE

GeographyEdit

Blinisht is located in the Zadrima region.

SettlementsEdit

The municipal unit includes 7 settlements:[3]

Blinisht · Troshan · Fishtë · Krajnë · Piraj · Baqel · Kodhel

HistoryEdit

The region has been subordinate both the Roman Catholic Diocese of Lezhë and Roman Catholic Diocese of Sapë.

PeopleEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Law nr. 115/2014
  2. ^ "2011 census results" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-09-24. Retrieved 2015-02-12.
  3. ^ "Qarku Lezhe >> Komuna Blinisht". Archived from the original on 2013-10-15.