Džepčište

Džepčište (Macedonian: Џепчиште; Albanian: Xhepçisht) is a village in the municipality of Tetovo, North Macedonia.

Džepčište

Џепчиште
Xhepçisht
Village
Džepčište is located in Republic of North Macedonia
Džepčište
Džepčište
Location within North Macedonia
Coordinates: 42°02′N 21°00′E / 42.033°N 21.000°E / 42.033; 21.000Coordinates: 42°02′N 21°00′E / 42.033°N 21.000°E / 42.033; 21.000
CountryNorth Macedonia
MunicipalityTetovo municipality
Statistical regionPolog Statistical Region
Population
 (2002)
 • Total4,051
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Car platesTE
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Municipal coat of arms

GeographyEdit

Džepčište is located at the range of Šar Mountain, as well as in the field of Polog valley, characterized by relatively frosty winters as mountain stream climate prevailing during the long winter and warm and dry with temperatures reaching up to 45 degrees Celsius in the summer time for a Mediterranean climate. Overall, it has four seasons and fertile agricultural land.

DemographicsEdit

According to the statistical office of North Macedonia, Džepčište numbers about 760 residential homes. Approximately 700 of them are inhabited by Albanians and around 60 houses with ethnic Macedonians. Many individuals from this village live abroad, especially in European countries where they work and live, many with their families.

According to the 2002 census, the village had a total of 4051 inhabitants.[1] Ethnic groups in the village include:[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Macedonian Census (2002), Book 5 - Total population according to the Ethnic Affiliation, Mother Tongue and Religion, The State Statistical Office, Skopje, 2002, p. 110.

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