Cerna, Croatia

Cerna (German: Asorn) is a village and a municipality in eastern Croatia, population 3,791 and 4,595, respectively (2011). It is located half-way between the cities of Vinkovci and Županja. 98.96% of the citizens are Croats.[1] It is located on four rivers, Biđ, Bosut, Berava, Bitulja, Krajc channel and Kaluđer channel.

Cerna
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Cerna is located in Croatia
Cerna
Cerna
Coordinates: 45°11′25″N 18°41′20″E / 45.19028°N 18.68889°E / 45.19028; 18.68889Coordinates: 45°11′25″N 18°41′20″E / 45.19028°N 18.68889°E / 45.19028; 18.68889
Country Croatia
County Vukovar-Syrmia
Government
 • MayorGoran Begović
Population
 (2011)
 • Total4,595
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Websitecerna.hr, cerna-online

According to 2011 Croatian census it has 4,616 inhabitants in 2 settlements:[2]

HistoryEdit

One Scordisci archaeological site in Cerna dating back to late La Tène culture was excavated in the 1970s and 1980s as a part of rescue excavations in eastern Croatia.[3] Archaeological site was a part of the settlement network of Scordisci in the area of Vinkovci.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population by Ethnicity, by Towns/Municipalities, 2011 Census: County of Vukovar-Sirmium". Census of Population, Households and Dwellings 2011. Zagreb: Croatian Bureau of Statistics. December 2012.
  2. ^ "Population by Age and Sex, by Settlements, 2011 Census: Cerna". Census of Population, Households and Dwellings 2011. Zagreb: Croatian Bureau of Statistics. December 2012.
  3. ^ a b Dizdar, Marko (2016). "Late La Tène Settlements in the Vinkovci Region (Eastern Slavonia, Croatia): Centres of Trade and Exchange" (PDF). Boii - Taurisci: Proceedings of the International Seminar, Oberleis-Klement, June 14th-15th, 2012. Austrian Academy of Sciences Press: 31–48. Retrieved 22 January 2019.