Kiseljak (Cyrillic: Кисељак) is a town and municipality located in Central Bosnia Canton of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, an entity of Bosnia and Herzegovina. It lies in the valley of the Fojnica River, the Lepenica and the Kreševka River, which are a tributary of the Bosna, and it is on the intersection of roads from Visoko, Fojnica, Kreševo and Rakovica.

Kiseljak
Кисељак
Kiseljak
Kiseljak
Official seal of Kiseljak
Location of Kiseljak within Bosnia and Herzegovina
Location of Kiseljak within Bosnia and Herzegovina
Coordinates: 43°56′35″N 18°04′39″E / 43.94306°N 18.07750°E / 43.94306; 18.07750Coordinates: 43°56′35″N 18°04′39″E / 43.94306°N 18.07750°E / 43.94306; 18.07750
Country Bosnia and Herzegovina
EntityFederation of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Canton Central Bosnia
Government
 • Municipal mayorMladen Mišurić-Ramljak (HDZ BiH)
Area
 • Town and municipality165 km2 (64 sq mi)
Population
 (2013 census)
 • Town and municipality20,722
 • Density133/km2 (340/sq mi)
 • Urban
3,554
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Area code+387 30
Websitewww.opcina-kiseljak.org

SettlementsEdit

DemographicsEdit

1971Edit

18,335 total

1991Edit

In 1991 the population of the Kiseljak municipality (164 km2) was 24,426, of which 51.61% were Croats, 40.92% Bosniaks, 3.11% Serbs, 2.48% Yugoslavs and 1.88% others. The town itself had a population of 6,598, of which 60% Croats, 29% Bosniaks, 3% Serbs, 5% Yugoslavs and 4% others.[1]

2013 CensusEdit

Municipality Nationality Total[2]
Bosniaks % Croats % Serbs %
Kiseljak 7,838 37.82 11,823 57.05 409 1.97 20,722

SportsEdit

The town is home to the football club NK Kiseljak.

Notable peopleEdit

International relationsEdit

Twin towns – Sister citiesEdit

Kiseljak is twinned with:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ BOSNA I HERCEGOVINA - USTAVNA REGIJA - CENTRALNA BOSNA: Demografska struktura prema popisnim mjestima - naseljima
  2. ^ "Popis 2013 BiH".
  3. ^ "Izaslanstvo Općine Kiseljak Na Obilježavanju Dana Grada Kaštela | Općina Kiseljak".
  4. ^ Nova ulica Kiseljaka u Koljnofu, volksgruppen.orf.at
  5. ^ "Izaslanstvo Općine Kiseljak nazočilo Svečanoj sjednici Grada Zaprešića | OPĆINA KISELJAK".

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