Municipalities of Montenegro

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Municipalities
Opštine / Oпштине
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Category Unitary state
LocationFlag of Montenegro.svg  Montenegro
Number24 municipalities
Populations2,070 (Šavnik) - 185,937 (Podgorica)
Areas46 Km² (Tivat) - 2,065 Km² (Nikšić)
GovernmentLocal governments

The municipalities (Montenegrin: opštine / општине, singular: opština / општина) are the first level administrative subdivisions of Montenegro. The country is divided into 24 municipalities including the Old Royal Capital Cetinje and the Podgorica Capital City. Podgorica is divided into one subdivisions called city municipality (Montenegrin: gradska opština / градска општина, plural: gradske opštine / градске општине), forming the basic level of local government.

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The Union of Municipalities of Montenegro is a national association of local authorities of Montenegro. [1]

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MunicipalityAreaPopulation Density Ethnic Majority (2011)Predominant languagePredominant religion
Km²RankTotalRankPop/km²
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Andrijevica 283175,0712018Serbian (61.86%)SerbianEastern Orthodox
2
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Bar 598842,048470Montenegrin (46.50%)MontenegrinEastern Orthodox
3
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Berane 5441028,305752Serbian (42.96%)SerbianEastern Orthodox
4
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Bijelo Polje 924446,051350Serbian (35.96%)SerbianEastern Orthodox
5
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Budva 1222319,21811157Montenegrin (48.19%)SerbianEastern Orthodox
6
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Cetinje 899516,6571319Montenegrin (90.54%)MontenegrinEastern Orthodox
7
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Danilovgrad 5011118,4721237Montenegrin (64.19%)SerbianEastern Orthodox
8
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Gusinje 157224,0272126Bosniak (42.64%)BosnianIslam
9
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Herceg Novi 2352030,8645131Serbian (49.44%)SerbianEastern Orthodox
10
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Kolašin 89768,380189Montenegrin (57.42%)SerbianEastern Orthodox
11
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Kotor 3351522,601967Montenegrin (48.88%)SerbianEastern Orthodox
12
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Mojkovac 367148,6221723Montenegrin (59.12%)SerbianEastern Orthodox
13
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Nikšić 2,065172,443235Montenegrin (63.70%)MontenegrinEastern Orthodox
14
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Petnjica 173215,4821932Bosniak (83.02%)BosnianIslam
15
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Plav 328169,0811628Bosniak (56%)BosnianIslam
16
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Plužine 85473,246234Serbian (65.65%)SerbianEastern Orthodox
17
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Pljevlja 1,346330,786623Serbian (57.07%)SerbianEastern Orthodox
18
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Podgorica 1,3992185,9371133Montenegrin (57.35%)MontenegrinEastern Orthodox
19
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Rožaje 4321322,964853Bosniak (83.91%)BosnianIslam
20
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Šavnik 55392,070244Montenegrin (53.82%)SerbianEastern Orthodox
21
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Tivat 462414,03114305Montenegrin (33.25%)SerbianEastern Orthodox
22
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Tuzi 2361912,0961567Albanian (68.44%)AlbanianRoman Catholicism
23
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Ulcinj 2551819,9211078Albanian (70.66%)AlbanianIslam
24
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Žabljak 445123,569228Montenegrin (50.43%)SerbianEastern Orthodox

Politics

List of current mayors and local governments
   Democratic Party of Socialists (17)    Socialist People's Party (2)    Democratic Montenegro (1)    Bosniak Party (1)    Social Democrats (1)    Albanian Alternative (1)    Democratic Front (1)

MunicipalityCurrent MayorPartyLocal governmentElected
Podgorica Ivan Vuković DPS
DPS-SD-AA
2018
Nikšić Veselin Grbović DPS
DPS-SD
2017
Bijelo Polje Petar Smolović DPS
DPS-SD
2018
Bar Zoran Srzentić DPS
DPS-SD-BB-BS
2018
Herceg Novi Stevan Katić DCG
DCG-DF-SNP-NL-SDP-URA
2017
Pljevlja Mirko Đačić DPS
DPS-SD-BS
2018
Berane Dragoslav Šćekić SNP
SNP-DF-DCG
2018
Rožaje Ejup Nurković BS
BS-DPS
2018
Kotor Željko Aprcović DPS
DPS-SD-LP-HGI
2016
Ulcinj Ljoro Nrekić DPS
DPS-FORCA
2018
Budva Marko Carević DF
DCG-DF-SNP-SDP-CRN-URA
2016
Danilovgrad Zorica Kovačević DPS
DPS-SD
2018
Cetinje Aleksandar Kašćelan DPS
DPS-SD
2017
Tivat Siniša Kusovac DPS
DPS-SD-HGI
2016
Tuzi Nik Gjeloshaj AA
AA-DS-DUA
2019
Plav Mirsad Bajraktarević SD
DPS-SD-BS
2018
Mojkovac Ranko Mišnić DPS
DPS-SD
2017
Kolašin Milosav Bulatović DPS
DPS-SD
2018
Petnjica Samir Agović DPS
DPS-SD
2017
Andrijevica Srđan Mašović DPS
DPS-SD
2016
Gusinje Anela Čekić DPS
DPS-SD-BS-DUA
2016
Žabljak Veselin Vukićević DPS
DPS-SD
2018
Plužine Mijuško Bajagić SNP
SNP
2018
Šavnik Velimir Perišić DPS
DPS-SD
2018

See also

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