Gosë is a former rural municipality situated in the central plains of Albania's Western Lowlands region. It is part of Tirana County.[1] At the 2015 local government reform it became a subdivision of the municipality Rrogozhinë.[2] The population at the 2011 census was 4,120.[3] The Fortress of Bashtovë is located in Gosë Administrative Unit.

Gosë
Official logo of Gosë
Gosë is located in Albania
Gosë
Gosë
Coordinates: 41°5′43″N 19°36′53″E / 41.09528°N 19.61472°E / 41.09528; 19.61472
Country Albania
CountyTirana
MunicipalityRrogozhinë
Elevation
20 m (70 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Municipal unit
4,120
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal Code
2508
Area Code(0)570
Bashtovë Fortress was built during the 15th century.

EconomyEdit

In Gosë the climate is suitable for olives grove, there is an olive oil factory. There is a flour factory that has been restored and it dates since the Communist era in Albania. Many bars are situated in the town center.

TourismEdit

Gosë administrative limit has Vilë Beach, near the mouth of Shkumbini river.

Notable peopleEdit

Eugert Zhupa, cyclist.

VillagesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Shoqata e Komunave të Shqipërisë". Archived from the original on 2014-04-14.
  2. ^ "Law nr. 115/2014" (PDF) (in Albanian). p. 6375. Retrieved 25 February 2022.
  3. ^ "2011 census results" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2016-03-04. Retrieved 2015-02-25.