Jegunovce Municipality

Jegunovce (Macedonian: About this soundЈегуновце , Albanian: Jegunoc) is a municipality in the northwest of North Macedonia. Jegunovce is also the name of the village where the municipal seat is found. Jegunovce Municipality is part of the Polog Statistical Region.

Municipality of Jegunovce

Општина Јегуновце
Komuna e Jegunocit
Rural municipality
Flag of Municipality of Jegunovce
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Coat of arms of Municipality of Jegunovce
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Location of Municipality of Jegunovce
Country North Macedonia
RegionLogo of Polog Region.svg Polog
Municipal seatJegunovce
Government
 • MayorToni Koceski (VMRO-DPMNE)
Area
 • Total176.93 km2 (68.31 sq mi)
Population
 • Total10,790
 • Density60.98/km2 (157.9/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
Area code(s)044
car platesТЕ
Websitehttp://www.OpstinaJegunovce.gov.mk

GeographyEdit

The municipality borders Kosovo to the north and east, the city of Skopje to the southeast, Tearce Municipality to the west, Želino Municipality to the south and Tetovo Municipality to the southwest.

HistoryEdit

By the 2003 territorial division of the republic, the rural Vratnica Municipality was attached to Jegunovce Municipality.

DemographicsEdit

The municipality has 10,790 inhabitants, according to the 2002 census.[1] Ethnic groups in the municipality:

  • Macedonians = 5,963 (55.3%)
  • Albanians = 4,642 (43.0%)
  • Serbs = 109 (1.0%)
  • others.
Demographics of Jegunovce Municipality
Census year Population Territorial
Division 2003

1994 7,013

10,790
2002 7,227
Demographics of the former Vratnica Municipality
Census year Population

1994 3,720

2002 3,563

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2002 census results in English and Macedonian (PDF)

Coordinates: 42°04′N 21°07′E / 42.07°N 21.12°E / 42.07; 21.12