Krujë District

Krujë District (Albanian: Rrethi i Krujës) was one of the 36 districts of Albania, which were dissolved in July 2000 and replaced by 12 counties. It had a population of 64,357 in 2001, and an area of 372 km2 (144 sq mi).[1] It is in the centre of the country, and its capital was the town of Krujë. The area of the former district is coextensive with the present municipality of Krujë, which is part of Durrës County.

Krujë District
Rrethi i Krujës
Krujë District.svg
Coordinates: 41°29′N 19°44′E / 41.483°N 19.733°E / 41.483; 19.733Coordinates: 41°29′N 19°44′E / 41.483°N 19.733°E / 41.483; 19.733
Country Albania
 • Total372 km2 (144 sq mi)
 • Total64,357
 • Density170/km2 (450/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

Administrative divisionsEdit

The district consisted of the following municipalities:[2]

Note: - urban municipalities in bold


  1. ^ Districts of Albania,
  2. ^ "Portraits of poverty and inequality in Albania" (PDF). World Bank Group. 2016. pp. 33–40.