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Ohrid municipality
Општина Охрид
—  Urban municipality  —

Flag

Coat of arms
Country Macedonia
region
Municipal seat Ohrid
Government
 - mayor Aleksandar Petreski
Area
 - Total 389.93 km2 (150.6 sq mi)
Population
 - Total 55,749
 - Density 142.97/km2 (370.3/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
Area code(s) 046
car plates OH
Website http://www.Ohrid.gov.mk/

Municipality of Ohrid (Macedonian: Општина Охрид) is a municipality in the south-western part of the Republic of Macedonia. Ohrid is also the name of the city where the municipal seat is found. Ohrid Municipality is located in the Southwestern statistical region

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Geography

Ohrid municipality borders Debarca municipality in the west and north, Resen municipality in the west, and a little part borders the Demir Hisar municipality in the north-east.

Demographics

According to the last census of 2002 [1] the former municipality of Ohrid, before the attach of Kosel municipality had 54,380 ihabitants, and according to the census of 1994 it had 52,732. The abolished Kosel municipality had 1,369 inhabitants in 2002 and 1,759 in 1994. The present-day municipality has 55,749 inhabitants.

The main ethnic group are Macedonians, who make up 85% of the population, followed by Albanians (5.9%), Turks (4%), Roma (0.1%), Serbs (0.6%), Vlachs (0.5%), Aromanians (0.50%) and others who make up 4.2% of the population.

Inhabited places

The municipality has 29 inhabited places, one town and 28 villages.

Beach in Ljubaništa
Inhabited places in Ohrid Municipality Coat of Arms of Ohrid.png
Village(s): Šipokno | Dolno Lakočerej | Gorno Lakočerej | Elšani | Elešec | Konjsko | Lagadin | Leskoec | Orman | Peštani | Ljubaništa | Rača | Ramne | Sveti Stefan | Trpejca | Velestovo | Velgošti | Kosel | Kuratica | Livoišta | Openica | Plakje | Rasino | Rečica | Sirula | Skrebatno | Sviništa | Vapila | Zavoj |

Town(s): Ohrid

Notes

  1. [2] 2002 census results in English and Macedonian (PDF)

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