Lipovljani (Croatian pronunciation: [ˈlîpoʋʎani]) is a municipality in Croatian Slavonia in the Sisak-Moslavina County. It has a population of 4,101 (2001 census), 85.7% which are Croats. Other notable minorities are Ukrainians (4.3%), Slovaks (3%), and Czechs (2.4%). Lipovljani has the oldest Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church because it was founded by early Ukrainian immigrants at the time of the Austria-Hungary Empire.

Lipovljani
Općina Lipovljani
Municipality of Lipovljani
Lipovljani is located in Croatia
Lipovljani
Lipovljani
Location in Croatia
Coordinates: 45°24′0″N 16°53′24″E / 45.40000°N 16.89000°E / 45.40000; 16.89000Coordinates: 45°24′0″N 16°53′24″E / 45.40000°N 16.89000°E / 45.40000; 16.89000
CountryCroatia
CountyFlag of Sisak-Moslavina County.png Sisak-Moslavina
Government
 • Municipal mayorNikola Horvat (HSS)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Total3,455
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Area code(s)044

HistoryEdit

In the late 19th and early 20th century, Lipovljani was part of the Požega County of the Kingdom of Croatia-Slavonia.

Notable peopleEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population by Age and Sex, by Settlements, 2011 Census: Lipovljani". Census of Population, Households and Dwellings 2011. Zagreb: Croatian Bureau of Statistics. December 2012.