City Municipality of Koper

The City Municipality of Koper (pronounced [ˈkoːpəɾ]; Slovene: Mestna občina Koper, Italian: Comune città di Capodistria) is one of eleven city municipalities of Slovenia. It lies at the coastline of the Adriatic Sea in southwestern Slovenia and was established in 1994. Its seat is the town of Koper. The area has been included in Coastal–Karst Statistical Region since 1995. The municipality is bilingual (Slovene and Italian).

City Municipality of Koper

Mestna občina Koper
Comune città di Capodistria
Panoramic view from the front of Socerb Castle.jpg
Coat of arms of City Municipality of Koper
Coat of arms
Location of the City Municipality of Koper in Slovenia
Location of the City Municipality of Koper in Slovenia
Coordinates: 45°33′N 13°44′E / 45.550°N 13.733°E / 45.550; 13.733Coordinates: 45°33′N 13°44′E / 45.550°N 13.733°E / 45.550; 13.733
Country Slovenia
Government
 • MayorAleš Bržan
Area
 • Total311 km2 (120 sq mi)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total51,828
 • Density170/km2 (430/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02 (CEST)
Websitewww.koper.si Edit this at Wikidata

SettlementsEdit

In addition to the municipal seat of Koper, the municipality also includes the following settlements:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Občina Koper". Statistični urad Republike Slovenije.

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