Municipality of Dravograd

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Municipality of Dravograd

Občina Dravograd
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Coat of arms
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Location of the Municipality of Dravograd in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°35′N15°01′E / 46.583°N 15.017°E / 46.583; 15.017 Coordinates: 46°35′N15°01′E / 46.583°N 15.017°E / 46.583; 15.017
Country Flag of Slovenia.svg  Slovenia
Government
  MayorMarijana Cigala
Area
  Total105.0 km2 (40.5 sq mi)
Population
 (2002) [1]
  Total8,863
  Density84/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+01 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+02 (CEST)
Website www.dravograd.si OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg

The Municipality of Dravograd (pronounced  [ˈdɾaːʋɔɡɾat] ( Loudspeaker.svg listen ); Slovene : Občina Dravograd) is a municipality in northern Slovenia, on the border with Austria. The seat of the municipality is the town of Dravograd. The Drava River runs through the middle of the municipality. Most of its territory is part of the traditional Slovenian province of Carinthia, [2] but a large southern and eastern part of its territory is part of the traditional Slovenian province of Styria. [3] It is also part of the larger Carinthia Statistical Region.

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Settlements

In addition to the municipal seat of Dravograd, the municipality also includes the following settlements:

These settlements are grouped into five local communities: Dravograd, Črneče, Libeliče, Šentjanž pri Dravogradu, and Trbonje.

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References

  1. Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia, census of 2002
  2. Municipality of Dravograd website
  3. "Historical map of Styria". Archived from the original on 2015-06-23. Retrieved 2015-06-23.