Lipkovo Municipality


Lipkovo Municipality
Lipkovo Municipality
(Macedonian: Општина Липково)
(Albanian: Komuna e Likovës)
Flag of Lipkovo Municipality, Macedonia.svg
Location
Location
General information
Municipality Center Lipkovo (Село Липково)
Area 267,82 km²
elevation / m
postal code 1307
area code 037
licence KU
mayor Bekir Sakipi
website [/]
Population
 -density
27,058
101,03 people/km²

Lipkovo (Macedonian: Липково, Albanian: Likova) is a municipality in northern Republic of Macedonia. Lipkovo is also the name of the village where the municipal seat is found. Lipkovo Municipality is part of the Northeastern Statistical Region.

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Geography

The municipality borders Kosovo to the north, Čučer-Sandevo Municipality to the west, the City of Skopje to the southwest, Aračinovo Municipality to the south and Kumanovo Municipality to the east.

Demographics

According to the 2002 Macedonian census, Lipkovo Municipality has 27,058 inhabitants.[1] Ethnic groups in the municipality:

  • Albanians = 26,360 (97.4%)
  • Serbs = 370 (1.4%)
  • Macedonians = 169 (0.6%)
  • others = 159 (0.6%)
Demographics of Lipkovo Municipality
Census year Population

1994 24,351

2002 27,058

Inhabited places

Inhabited places in Lipkovo Municipality
villages: Alaševce (Алашевце) | Belanovce (Белановце) | Vaksince (Ваксинце) | Vištica (Виштица) | Glažnja (Глажња) | Gošince (Гошинце) | Dumanovce (Думановце) | Zlokukjane (Злокуќане) | Izvor (Извор) | Lipkovo (Липково) | Lojane(Лојане) | Matejče (Матејче) | Nikushtaku (Никуштак) | Opae (Опае) | Orizari (Оризари) | Otlja (Отља) | R'nkovce (Р'нковце) | Ropalce (Ропалце) | Runica (Руница) | Slupčane (Слупчане) | Straža (Стража) | Strima (Стрима)

References

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

External links

Coordinates: 42°10′N 21°34′E / 42.16°N 21.57°E / 42.16; 21.57


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