Mala Subotica

Mala Subotica (Hungarian: Kisszabadka; Kajkavian: Murska Sobotica) is a village and municipality in Međimurje County, Croatia.

Mala Subotica
Municipality
Street in the village
Street in the village
Coat of arms of Mala Subotica
Coat of arms
Mala Subotica is located in Croatia
Mala Subotica
Mala Subotica
Location of Mala Subotica in Croatia
Coordinates: 46°23′N 16°32′E / 46.383°N 16.533°E / 46.383; 16.533
Country Croatia
CountyMeđimurje
Government
 • Municipal mayorVladimir Domjanić
Area
 • Total34.36 km2 (13.27 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Total5,452
 • Density160/km2 (410/sq mi)
 (municipality total)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
40321 Mala Subotica
Area code(s)040
Websitewww.opcina-mala-subotica.hr

The village of Mala Subotica is located around 7 kilometres south-east of Čakovec, the county seat and largest city of Međimurje County, and had a population of 1,986 in the 2011 census.[1] During the same census, the entire municipality had a population of 5,452, with 4,728 people identifying themselves as Croats.[2]

Mala Subotica is famous for its developed underground music scene, which comes as a surprise since the village has population of just 2,000 people.

In addition to Mala Subotica, there were five other villages belonging to the municipality during the 2011 census:

  • Držimurec – 388 people
  • Palovec – 984 people
  • Piškorovec – 672 people
  • Strelec – 296 people
  • Sveti Križ – 410 people
  • Štefanec[a] – 716 people

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Since 2013, Štefanec is no longer part of municipality Mala Subotica.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Population by Age and Sex, by Settlements, 2011 Census: Mala Subotica". Census of Population, Households and Dwellings 2011. Zagreb: Croatian Bureau of Statistics. December 2012.
  2. ^ "Population by Ethnicity, by Towns/Municipalities, 2011 Census: County of Međimurje". Census of Population, Households and Dwellings 2011. Zagreb: Croatian Bureau of Statistics. December 2012.
  3. ^ Croatian Parliament (April 12, 2013). "Zakon o izmjeni i dopuni zakona o područjima županija, gradova i općina u Republici Hrvatskoj". Narodne novine (in Croatian) (44/2013).

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Coordinates: 46°23′N 16°32′E / 46.383°N 16.533°E / 46.383; 16.533