Laç (pronounced [lat͡ʃ]; definite Albanian form: Laçi) is a town and a former municipality in Lezhë County, northwestern Albania. At the 2015 local government reform it became a subdivision and the seat of the municipality Kurbin.[1] It was the administrative center of the former Kurbin District. The population at the 2011 census was 17,086.[2] Its associated football (soccer) club is KF Laçi.

Laç
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Laç is located in Albania
Laç
Laç
Coordinates: 41°38′7″N 19°42′47″E / 41.63528°N 19.71306°E / 41.63528; 19.71306
Country Albania
CountyLezhë
MunicipalityKurbin
 • Municipal unit13.5 km2 (5.2 sq mi)
Elevation
27 m (89 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Municipal unit
17,086
 • Municipal unit density1,300/km2 (3,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal Code
4701-4703
Area Code(0)53
Vehicle registrationAL

Laç is served by Laç Railway Station.

Church of St. AnthonyEdit

Known as "Kisha e Laçit" or "Kisha e Shna Ndout" in Albanian, this church is dedicated to St Anthony of Padua.

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