Staro Nagoričane

Staro Nagoričane (Macedonian: About this soundСтаро Нагоричане ) is a village in North Macedonia and the seat of the Staro Nagoričane municipality. The village is primarily known for its 11th century Church of St. George, first constructed in 1071 during Byzantine Macedonia, and reconstructed between 1313 and 1318 by Serbian King Stefan Milutin.

Staro Nagoričane

Старо Нагоричане
Staro-Nagorichane-MKD.jpg
Flag of Staro Nagoričane
Flag
Coat of arms of Staro Nagoričane
Coat of arms
Staro Nagoričane is located in North Macedonia
Staro Nagoričane
Staro Nagoričane
Location within North Macedonia
Coordinates: Coordinates: 42°12′N 21°50′E / 42.200°N 21.833°E / 42.200; 21.833
Country North Macedonia
RegionLogo of Northeastern Region, North Macedonia.svg Northeastern
MunicipalityCoat of arms of Staro Nagoričane.svg Staro Nagoričane
Population
 (2002)
 • Total555
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
1303
Area code(s)+389 031
Car platesKU

GeographyEdit

 
Staro Nagoričane with cupola of Church of St. George seen in background.

The village is located in the Sredorek region.

CultureEdit

DemographicsEdit

According to the 2002 census, the village had 555 inhabitants, out of which 452 (~80%) were Serbs, 100 (~20%) were Macedonians, 1 was Romani, and 2 Others.

AnnotationsEdit

  • Name: The official name is Staro Nagoričane, while it has been historically spelled Staro Nagoričano (Старо Нагоричано) and Staro Nagoričino (Старо Нагоричино)

External linksEdit

  • https://archive.today/20121205094026/http://www.opstinastaronagoricane.gov.mk/. Archived from the original on 2012-12-05. Missing or empty |title= (help)