Demir Kapija Municipality

Demir Kapija Municipality
Општина Демир Капија
—  Municipality  —

Coat of arms
region Vardar Statistical Region
Municipal seat Demir Kapija
Government
 - mayor Toše Toševski
Population
 - Total 4,545
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
car plates VE

Demir Kapija (Macedonian: Демир Капија) is a municipality in southern Republic of Macedonia. Demir Kapija, which means "iron door" or "iron gate" in Turkish, is also the name of the town where the municipal seat is found. Demir Kapija Municipality is part of the Vardar Statistical Region.

Geography

The municipality borders Negotino Municipality to the northwest, Konče Municipality to the northeast, Valandovo Municipality to the east, Gevgelija Municipality to the southeast, and Kavadarci Municipality to the southwest.

Demographics

According to the last national census from 2002 this municipality has 4,545 inhabitants.[1]

Ethnic groups in the municipality include:

  • Macedonians = 3,997 (87.9%)
  • Turks = 344 (7.6%)
  • Serbs = 132 (2.9%)
  • others.

Populated settlements include:

References

  1. ^ 2002 census results in English and Macedonian (PDF)

Coordinates: 41°24′34″N 22°14′39″E / 41.409446°N 22.244042°E / 41.409446; 22.244042


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