Centar Municipality, Skopje
Centar (Macedonian: Центар (help·info)) is the central municipality of the ten municipalities that compose the city of Skopje, the capital of North Macedonia. Centar is home to the Assembly of North Macedonia.
Municipality of Centar
City Municipality (Urban)
|• Mayor||Sasha Bogdanovikj (SDSM)|
|• Total||7.52 km2 (2.90 sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
The Vardar River runs on the edge of the municipality along the border with Čair Municipality. Vodno Mountain overlooks Centar. The municipality's total area is 7.52 km2. Centar borders several other municipalities including: Karpoš Municipality to the west, Čair Municipality to the northeast, Aerodrom Municipality to the southeast, and Kisela Voda Municipality to the south.
According to the last national census from 2002, the municipality has 82,604 inhabitants. Ethnic groups in the municipality include:
- Macedonians = 38,778 (85.4%)
- Serbs = 2,037 (4.5%)
- Albanians = 1,465 (3.2%)
- Roma = 974 (2.2%)
- 2002 census results in English and Macedonian (PDF)
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