Klanjec

Klanjec (Croatian pronunciation: [klǎːɲet͡s]) is a small town in northwestern Croatia, in the region of Hrvatsko Zagorje on the border with Slovenia.

Klanjec
Town
View of Klanjec
View of Klanjec
Klanjec is located in Krapina-Zagorje County
Klanjec
Klanjec
Location of Klanjec in Croatia
Klanjec is located in Croatia
Klanjec
Klanjec
Klanjec (Croatia)
Coordinates: 46°2′48″N 15°44′10″E / 46.04667°N 15.73611°E / 46.04667; 15.73611
Country Croatia
CountyFlag of Krapina-Zagorje-County.svg Krapina-Zagorje
Government
 • MayorZlatko Brlek (SDP)
Area
 • Total26 km2 (10 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Total2,915 (municipality)
Time zoneUTC+1 (Central European Time)
Websitewww.klanjec.hr

HistoryEdit

In the late 19th and early 20th century, Klanjec was a district capital in the Varaždin County of the Kingdom of Croatia-Slavonia.

PopulationEdit

The population of Klanjec is 567, but there are 2,915 people in the municipality (census 2011). The absolute majority were Croats at 98.8%.[2]

SettlementsEdit

The list of settlements is as follows[1]:

International relationsEdit

Twin towns – Sister citiesEdit

Klanjec is twinned with:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Population by Age and Sex, by Settlements, 2011 Census: Klanjec". Census of Population, Households and Dwellings 2011. Zagreb: Croatian Bureau of Statistics. December 2012.
  2. ^ "Population by Age and Sex, by Settlements, 2011 Census: County of Krapina-Zagorje". Census of Population, Households and Dwellings 2011. Zagreb: Croatian Bureau of Statistics. December 2012.

Further readingEdit

  • Krpan Smiljanec, Marina (March 2019). "Klanjec – život u 19. stoljeću" [Klanjec – Life in the 19th Century] (PDF). Historijski zbornik (in Croatian). 72 (1): 63–90. Retrieved 21 July 2020.

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