Kupinovo

Kupinovo (Serbian Cyrillic: Купиново) is a village located in municipality of Pećinci, Serbia. As of 2011 census, the village has 1,866 inhabitants.

Kupinovo

Купиново (Serbian)
Orthodox Church of Holy Spirit, Kupinovo
Orthodox Church of Holy Spirit, Kupinovo
Kupinovo is located in Serbia
Kupinovo
Kupinovo
Coordinates: 44°42′20.16″N 20°5′53″E / 44.7056000°N 20.09806°E / 44.7056000; 20.09806Coordinates: 44°42′20.16″N 20°5′53″E / 44.7056000°N 20.09806°E / 44.7056000; 20.09806
CountrySerbia
ProvinceVojvodina
DistrictSyrmia
MunicipalityPećinci
Area
 • Total84.1 km2 (32.5 sq mi)
Elevation
63 m (207 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total1,866
 • Density22/km2 (57/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

It is near the famous biodiversity area, the Obedska bara. This contains several insects and other life forms unique to the area.

NameEdit

In Serbian, the village is known as Kupinovo (Купиново), formerly also Kupinik (Serbian Cyrillic: Купиник); in Croatian as Kupinovo; and in Hungarian as Kölpény or Kelpény. The name of the village derived from Serbian word "kupina" ("blackberry" in English).

HistoryEdit

In the Middle Ages, Kupinik was a notable city and was a residence of Serbian despots in Syrmia in the 15th and 16th century.

DemographicsEdit

As of 2011 census results, them village has 1,866 inhabitants.

Historical populationEdit

  • 1961: 2,220
  • 1971: 2,057
  • 1981: 2,002
  • 1991: 2,009
  • 2002: 2,047
  • 2011: 1,866

Notable residentsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Slobodan Ćurčić, Broj stanovnika Vojvodine, Novi Sad, 1996.

External linksEdit