Municipality of Zagorje ob Savi

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Municipality of Zagorje ob Savi

Občina Zagorje ob Savi
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Coat of arms
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Location of the Municipality of Zagorje ob Savi in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°08′N15°0′E / 46.133°N 15.000°E / 46.133; 15.000 Coordinates: 46°08′N15°0′E / 46.133°N 15.000°E / 46.133; 15.000
Country Flag of Slovenia.svg  Slovenia
Government
  MayorMatjaž Švagan
Area
  Total147.1 km2 (56.8 sq mi)
Population
 (2002) [1]
  Total17,067
  Density120/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+01 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+02 (CEST)
Website www.zagorje.si OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg
Source: Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia, census of 2002

The Municipality of Zagorje ob Savi (pronounced  [zaˈɡoːɾjɛ ɔp ˈsaːʋi] ; Slovene : Občina Zagorje ob Savi) is a municipality in central Slovenia. The seat of the municipality is the town of Zagorje ob Savi. Traditionally the area was part of the Upper Carniola region. The entire municipality is now included in the Central Sava Statistical Region. The population of the municipality is about 17,000. [2]

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Archaeological evidence shows that the area was already settled in the Late Bronze Age and Iron Age. [3]

Settlements

In addition to the municipal seat of Zagorje ob Savi, the municipality also includes the following settlements:

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Zagorje ob Savi Place in Upper Carniola, Slovenia

Zagorje ob Savi is a town in the Central Sava Valley in central Slovenia. It is the seat of the Municipality of Zagorje ob Savi. It is located in the valley of Medija Creek, a minor left tributary of the Sava River, 52 km (32 mi) east of Ljubljana 36 km (22 mi) southwest of Celje, and 6 km (4 mi) west of Trbovlje. Traditionally the area was part of the Upper Carniola region. The entire municipality is now included in the Central Sava Statistical Region. The town is home to about 7,000 people. It includes the hamlets of Toplice and Podvine.

Borje pri Mlinšah Place in Upper Carniola, Slovenia

Borje pri Mlinšah is a settlement west of Izlake in the Municipality of Zagorje ob Savi in central Slovenia. Traditionally the area was part of Upper Carniola. It is now included with the rest of the municipality in the Central Sava Statistical Region. The settlement includes the hamlet of Zgornje Vrtače.

Borje, Zagorje ob Savi Place in Upper Carniola, Slovenia

Borje is a small settlement north of Šentlambert in the Municipality of Zagorje ob Savi in central Slovenia. The area was traditionally part of the Upper Carniola region. It is now included with the rest of the municipality in the Central Sava Statistical Region.

Dolenja Vas, Zagorje ob Savi Place in Upper Carniola, Slovenia

Dolenja Vas is a settlement in the Municipality of Zagorje ob Savi in central Slovenia. It extends from the western outskirts of Zagorje ob Savi to the left bank of the Sava River. The area is part of the traditional region of Upper Carniola. It is now included with the rest of the municipality in the Central Sava Statistical Region.

Dolgo Brdo pri Mlinšah Place in Upper Carniola, Slovenia

Dolgo Brdo pri Mlinšah is a settlement west of Izlake in the Municipality of Zagorje ob Savi in central Slovenia. The area is part of the traditional region of Upper Carniola. It is now included with the rest of the municipality in the Central Sava Statistical Region.

Gorenja Vas, Zagorje ob Savi Place in Lower Carniola, Slovenia

Gorenja Vas is a dispersed settlement north of Podkum in the Municipality of Zagorje ob Savi in central Slovenia. The area is part of the traditional region of Lower Carniola. It is now included with the rest of the municipality in the Central Sava Statistical Region.

Jablana, Zagorje ob Savi Place in Upper Carniola, Slovenia

Jablana is a settlement in the hills west of Zagorje ob Savi in central Slovenia. The area is part of the traditional region of Upper Carniola. It is now included with the rest of the Municipality of Zagorje ob Savi in the Central Sava Statistical Region.

Log pri Mlinšah Place in Upper Carniola, Slovenia

Log pri Mlinšah is a settlement southwest of Izlake in the Municipality of Zagorje ob Savi in central Slovenia. Traditionally the area was part of the Upper Carniola region. It is now included with the rest of the municipality in the Central Sava Statistical Region.

Loke pri Zagorju Place in Upper Carniola, Slovenia

Loke pri Zagorju is a settlement immediately north of Kisovec in the Municipality of Zagorje ob Savi in central Slovenia. The area is part of the traditional region of Upper Carniola. It is now included with the rest of the municipality in the Central Sava Statistical Region.

Potoška Vas Place in Upper Carniola, Slovenia

Potoška Vas is a village north of Zagorje ob Savi in central Slovenia. The area is part of the traditional region of Upper Carniola. It is now included with the rest of the Municipality of Zagorje ob Savi in the Central Sava Statistical Region.

Ravne pri Mlinšah Place in Upper Carniola, Slovenia

Ravne pri Mlinšah is a settlement southeast of Mlinše in the Municipality of Zagorje ob Savi in central Slovenia. The area is part of the traditional region of Upper Carniola. It is now included with the rest of the municipality in the Central Sava Statistical Region.

Selo pri Zagorju Place in Upper Carniola, Slovenia

Selo pri Zagorju is a settlement immediately east of Zagorje ob Savi in central Slovenia. The area is part of the traditional region of Upper Carniola. It is now included with the rest of the Municipality of Zagorje ob Savi in the Central Sava Statistical Region.

Šemnik Place in Upper Carniola, Slovenia

Šemnik is a settlement south of Izlake in the Municipality of Zagorje ob Savi in central Slovenia. The area is part of the traditional region of Upper Carniola. It is now included with the rest of the municipality in the Central Sava Statistical Region.

Vrh pri Mlinšah Place in Upper Carniola, Slovenia

Vrh pri Mlinšah is a settlement west of Mlinše in the Municipality of Zagorje ob Savi in central Slovenia. The area is part of the traditional region of Upper Carniola. It is now included with the rest of the municipality in the Central Sava Statistical Region.

Vrh, Zagorje ob Savi Place in Upper Carniola, Slovenia

Vrh is a small settlement on Vrh Hill immediately west of Zagorje ob Savi in central Slovenia. The area is part of the traditional region of Upper Carniola. It is now included with the rest of the municipality in the Central Sava Statistical Region.

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Strahovlje Place in Upper Carniola, Slovenia

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Spodnji Šemnik Place in Upper Carniola, Slovenia

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