Roskovec (definite Albanian form: Roskoveci) is a town and a municipality in Fier County, south-central Albania. The municipality was formed at the 2015 local government reform by the merger of the former municipalities Kuman, Kurjan, Roskovec and Strum, that became municipal units. The seat of the municipality is the town of Roskovec.[1] The total population is 21,742 (2011 census),[2] in a total area of 118.08 km2.[3] The population of the former municipality at the 2011 census was 4,975.[2]

Roskovec
Monument in Roskovec.jpg
Official logo of Roskovec
Roskovec is located in Albania
Roskovec
Roskovec
Coordinates: 40°44′N 19°42′E / 40.733°N 19.700°E / 40.733; 19.700
Country Albania
CountyFier
Government
 • MayorMajlinda Bufi (PS)
Area
 • Municipality118.08 km2 (45.59 sq mi)
Elevation
23 m (75 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Municipality
21,742
 • Municipality density180/km2 (480/sq mi)
 • Municipal unit
4,975
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal Code
9306
Area Code(0)382
WebsiteOfficial Website

Notable peopleEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Law nr. 115/2014 Archived 2015-09-24 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ a b "Population and housing census - Fier 2011" (PDF). INSTAT. Retrieved 2019-09-25.
  3. ^ "Correspondence table LAU – NUTS 2016, EU-28 and EFTA / available Candidate Countries" (XLS). Eurostat. Retrieved 2019-09-25.

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