Pogradec District

Pogradec District (Albanian: Rrethi i Pogradecit) was one of the thirty-six districts of Albania (which were dissolved in 2000). It had a population of 70,900 in 2001, and an area of 725 km².[1] It is in the east of the country, and its capital was Pogradec. Its territory is now part of Korçë County, and is coterminous with the present municipality of Pogradec.

Pogradec District

Rrethi i Pogradecit
Pogradec District.svg
Coordinates: 40°55′N 20°35′E / 40.917°N 20.583°E / 40.917; 20.583Coordinates: 40°55′N 20°35′E / 40.917°N 20.583°E / 40.917; 20.583
Country Albania
Dissolved2000
SeatPogradec
Area
 • Total725 km2 (280 sq mi)
Population
 (2001)
 • Total70,900
 • Density98/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

Administrative divisionsEdit

The district consisted of the following municipalities:[2]

Note: - urban municipalities in bold

PlacesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Districts of Albania, statoids.com
  2. ^ "Portraits of poverty and inequality in Albania" (PDF). World Bank Group. 2016. pp. 33–40.

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