Slupčane (Macedonian: Слупчане, Albanian: Sllupçan) is the largest village in the municipality of Lipkovo, North Macedonia.

Slupčane
Слупчане
Sllupçan
Village
Slupčane is located in North Macedonia
Slupčane
Slupčane
Location within North Macedonia
Coordinates: 42°10′N 21°38′E / 42.167°N 21.633°E / 42.167; 21.633Coordinates: 42°10′N 21°38′E / 42.167°N 21.633°E / 42.167; 21.633
Country North Macedonia
RegionLogo of Southeastern Region, North Macedonia.svg Southeastern
MunicipalityCoat of arms of Lipkovo Municipality.svg Lipkovo
Population
 (2002)
 • Total3,789
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Car platesKU
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HistoryEdit

Descendants of the Krasniqi fis were recorded in the villages of Gošince, Slupčane, Alaševce and Runica in 1965.[1]

DemographicsEdit

According to the 2002 census, the village had a total of 3789 inhabitants.[2] Ethnic groups in the village include:[2]

SportsEdit

The local football club KF Besa Sllupçan plays in the Macedonian Third Football League.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Naučno društvo Bosne i Hercegovine: Odjeljenje istorisko-filoloških nauka. Vol. 26. 1965. p. 199. Arbanasa fisa Krasnića ima u selima: Gošnicu, Slupćanu, Alaševcu, Ruđincu.
  2. ^ a b Macedonian Census (2002), Book 5 - Total population according to the Ethnic Affiliation, Mother Tongue and Religion, The State Statistical Office, Skopje, 2002, p. 132.

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