Ledinci (Serbian Cyrillic: Лединци) also known as Novi Ledinci (Serbian Cyrillic: Нови Лединци) is a suburban settlement located in the Petrovaradin municipality, one of two municipalities of the city of Novi Sad, Serbia. It is situated in the Autonomous Province of Vojvodina. The village is part of the metropolitan area of Novi Sad.

Ledinci
Лединци (Serbian)
Fruska gora - Ledinci 2.jpg
Ostaci srednjovekovne crkve (Ledinci) 6.7.2018 231.jpg
Crkva Sv. Nikole (Stari Ledinci) 6.7.2018 269.jpg
Turske česme u Ledincima 6.7.2018 280.jpg
Turske česme u Ledincima 6.7.2018 281.jpg
Ledinci
Official seal of Ledinci
Ledinci is located in Novi Sad
Ledinci
Ledinci
Location within Novi Sad
Ledinci is located in Vojvodina
Ledinci
Ledinci
Ledinci (Vojvodina)
Ledinci is located in Serbia
Ledinci
Ledinci
Ledinci (Serbia)
Coordinates: 45°12′39″N 19°48′13″E / 45.21083°N 19.80361°E / 45.21083; 19.80361Coordinates: 45°12′39″N 19°48′13″E / 45.21083°N 19.80361°E / 45.21083; 19.80361
Country Serbia
Province Vojvodina
DistrictSouth Bačka
Municipality Novi Sad
Area
 • Total7.90 km2 (3.05 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total1,912
 • Density240/km2 (630/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Area code+381(0)21
Car platesNS

NameEdit

The name of the settlement in Serbian is plural.

PopulationEdit

 
Orthodox Church in Ledinci
 
Ledinci

Most of the inhabitants are ethnic Serbs.

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1948465—    
1953531+14.2%
1961675+27.1%
1971795+17.8%
19811,137+43.0%
19911,280+12.6%
20021,641+28.2%
20111,912+16.5%
Source: Census [2]

GeographyEdit

The village is geographically located in Srem, but it is part of South Bačka District. There are two villages with this name: Novi Ledinci (New Ledinci) and Stari Ledinci (Old Ledinci). Today, the name "Ledinci" is officially used to designate Novi Ledinci, while other village is officially known as Stari Ledinci. Both villages are located in Petrovaradin municipality, on the brows of Fruška Gora mountain.

HistoryEdit

The village of Novi Ledinci was founded after the Second World War. It was built for inhabitants of Stari Ledinci, since this village was destroyed during the war. Later, the village of Stari Ledinci was rebuilt too.

Family names of the villagersEdit

Some prominent families in the village include: Alimpijević, Antonijević, Arackić, Arsenijević, Avramović, Bačić, Batajić, Božić, Čelić, Čerkez, Dešanović, Dikić, Dimitrijević, Doroci, Đermanov, Florić, Isajević, Jeftić, Jovanović, Kirilović, Kiselica, Kovačević, Krstić, Lukić, Marinković, Matić, Mikerević, Milinković, Milićević Miloradović, Milošević, Milutinović, Mirković, Nikolić, Ninković, Pavlov , Pantelić, Petrić, Petrović, Pisarević, Poguberović, Popović, Prodanović, Prokić, Rakić, Rukavina, Stanković, Suvajdžić, Teodorović, Teofanović, Vojnović, Vrčinac, Vujković, Zaklanac, Zarić, Zoranović, Vasilić, Vukajlović, Stjepanović, Mršić, Vujinović, etc.

GalleryEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Насеља општине Петроварадин" (pdf). stat.gov.rs (in Serbian). Statistical Office of Serbia. Retrieved 23 October 2019.
  2. ^ "2011 Census of Population, Households and Dwellings in the Republic of Serbia: Comparative Overview of the Number of Population in 1948, 1953, 1961, 1971, 1981, 1991, 2002 and 2011, Data by settlements" (PDF). Statistical Office of Republic Of Serbia, Belgrade. 2014. ISBN 978-86-6161-109-4. Retrieved 2014-06-27.
  • Slobodan Ćurčić, Broj stanovnika Vojvodine, Novi Sad, 1996.

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