Municipality of Mengeš

The Municipality of Mengeš (pronounced [ˈmeːŋɡəʃ] (About this soundlisten); Slovene: Občina Mengeš) is a municipality in the eastern part of the traditional region of Upper Carniola in central Slovenia. The seat of the municipality is the town of Mengeš. It is located approximately fifteen kilometers from the Slovenian capital of Ljubljana. Mengeš became a municipality in 1995.[2]

Municipality of Mengeš

Občina Mengeš
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Coat of arms of Municipality of Mengeš
Coat of arms
Location of the Municipality of Mengeš in Slovenia
Location of the Municipality of Mengeš in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°10′N 14°34′E / 46.167°N 14.567°E / 46.167; 14.567Coordinates: 46°10′N 14°34′E / 46.167°N 14.567°E / 46.167; 14.567
Country Slovenia
Government
 • MayorFranc Jerič
Area
 • Total22.5 km2 (8.7 sq mi)
Population
 (2012)[1]
 • Total7,407
 • Density330/km2 (850/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02 (CEST)
Websitewww.menges.si Edit this at Wikidata

SettlementsEdit

In addition to the municipal seat of Mengeš, the municipality also includes the settlements of Dobeno, Loka pri Mengšu, and Topole.

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