Osijek-Baranja County

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Osijek-Baranja County

Osječko-baranjska županija
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Coat of arms
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Osijek-Baranja County within Croatia
Coordinates: 45°38′13″N18°37′05″E / 45.637°N 18.618°E / 45.637; 18.618 Coordinates: 45°38′13″N18°37′05″E / 45.637°N 18.618°E / 45.637; 18.618
Country Flag of Croatia.svg  Croatia
Seat Osijek
Government
   Župan Ivan Anušić (HDZ)
  Assembly
55 members
Area
[1]
  Total4,155 km2 (1,604 sq mi)
Population
 (2011) [2]
  Total305,032
  Density73/km2 (190/sq mi)
Area code 031
ISO 3166 code HR-14
HDI (2017)0.810 [3]
very high · 10th
Website www.obz.hr

Osijek-Baranja County (pronounced  [ôsijeːk bǎraɲa] , Croatian : Osječko-baranjska županija; Hungarian : Eszék-Baranya megye) is a county in Croatia, located in northeastern Slavonia and Baranja. Its center is Osijek; other cities include Đakovo, Našice, Valpovo, Belišće, Beli Manastir.

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History

Population pyramid of Osijek-Baranja county per the 2011 Census Osijek-Baranja County Population Pyramid Census 2011 ENG.png
Population pyramid of Osijek-Baranja county per the 2011 Census

Osijek-Baranja County was established in 1993.

Administrative divisions

MunicipalityArea (km²)Population
(2011 census)
Settlements
Antunovac 573,703 Ivanovac
Bilje 5,642 Kopačevo, Kozjak, Lug, Podunavlje, Tikveš, Vardarac, Zlatna Greda
Bizovac 4,507 Brođanci, Cerovac, Cret Bizovački, Habjanovci, Novaki Bizovački, Samatovci, Selci
Čeminac 722,909 Grabovac, Kozarac, Mitrovac, Novi Čeminac
Čepin 10611,599 Beketinci, Čepinski Martinci, Ovčara, Čokadinci, Livana
Darda 94.246,908 Mece, Švajcarnica, Uglješ
Donja Motičina 521,647 Gornja Motičina, Seona
Draž 1502,763 Batina, Duboševica, Gajić, Podolje, Topolje
Drenje 106.512,700 Borovik, Bračevci, Bučje Gorjansko, Kućanci Đakovački, Mandićevac, Paljevina, Podgorje Bračevačko, Potnjani, Preslatinci, Pridvorje, Slatinik Drenjski
Đurđenovac 1216,750 Beljevina, Bokšić, Bokšić Lug, Gabrilovac, Klokočevci, Krčevina, Ličko Novo Selo, Lipine, Našičko Novo Selo, Pribiševci, Sušine, Šaptinovci, Teodorovac
Erdut 1587,372 Aljmaš, Bijelo Brdo, Dalj
Ernestinovo 86 Laslovo, Divoš
Feričanci 46 Gazije, Valenovac, Vučjak Feričanački
Gorjani 53 Tomašanci
Jagodnjak 1052,040 Bolman, Majške Međe, Novi Bolman
Kneževi Vinogradi 1834,614 Jasenovac, Osijek-Baranja County, Kamenac, Karanac, Kotlina, Baranja, Mirkovac, Sokolovac, Osijek-Baranja County, Suza, Osijek-Baranja County, Zmajevac
Koška 122 Andrijevac, Branimirovac, Breznica Našička, Ledenik, Lug Subotički, Niza, Normanci, Ordanja, Topoline
Levanjska Varoš 136 Borojevci, Breznica Đakovačka, Čenkovo, Majar, Milinac, Musić, Ovčara, Paučje, Ratkov Dol, Slobodna Vlast
Magadenovac 1121,936 Beničanci, Lacići, Kućanci, Malinovac, Šljivoševci
Marijanci 66 Bočkinci, Brezovica, Čamagajevci, Črnkovci, Kunišinci, Marjanski Ivanovci
Petlovac 932,405 Baranjsko Petrovo Selo, Luč, Novi Bezdan, Novo Nevesinje, Sudaraž, Širine, Torjanci, Zeleno Polje
Petrijevci 5562,870 Satnica
Podravska Moslavina 441,186 Gezinci, Krčenik, Martinci Miholjački, Orešnjak
Podgorač 131 Bijela Loza, Budimci, Kelešinka, Kršinci, Ostrošinci, Poganovci, Razbojište, Stipanovci
Popovac 62.412,094 Branjina, Kneževo
Punitovci 39 Josipovac Punitovački, Jurjevac Punitovački, Krndija
Satnica Đakovačka 45 Gašinci, Satnica Đakovačka
Semeljci 57 Kešinci, Koritna, Mrzović, Vrbica
Strizivojna 362,515 Sikirevačko Merolino, Soljak
Šodolovci 78.72 Ada, Koprivna, Palača, Paulin Dvor, Petrova Slatina, Silaš
Trnava 1,600 Dragotin, Hrkanovci Đakovački, Kondrić, Lapovci, Svetoblažje
Viljevo 93 Blanje, Bockovac, Cret Viljevski, Ivanovo, Kapelna, Krunoslavlje
Viškovci 441,902 Forkuševci, Vučevci
Vladislavci 371,882 Dopsin, Hrastin
Vuka 351,200 Hrastovac, Lipovac Hrastinski

County government

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Flag of the County

Current Župan (prefect): Ivan Anušić (HDZ)

The county assembly is composed of 55 representatives, organized as follows:

Minorities

Several minorities in Osijek-Baranja County have their Minority Councils. Here is the list of minorities' Councils with links to their respective Statutes and name of Osijek-Baranja County in their language. On the territory of the County is also active Joint Council of Municipalities.

Minority CouncilCouncil SeatStatuteName of Council
Albanians Valpovo [4] Kshilli i pakicës kombtare shqiptare i Prefekturës së osijekut e baranjës
Magyars Prosvjetno-kulturni centar Mađara u RH, Osijek [5] Eszék-Baranya Megyei Magyar Kisebbségi Önkormányzat
Germans Osijek [6] Rat der deutschen Minderheit der Osijeker-baranjaer Gespanschaft
Romani Jagodnjak [7]
Slovaks Jelisavac [8] Rada slovenskej narodnostnej menšiny Osječko-baranjskej župy
Serbs Osijek [9]

Bosniaks, Montenegrins, Macedonians, Rusyns and Slovenes have one representative each.

Features

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Kopački Rit

The nature park Kopački Rit is located within this county. The Red Fico is also a popular attraction along with the Osijek Zoo.

See also

Sources

  1. Ostroški, Ljiljana, ed. (December 2015). Statistički ljetopis Republike Hrvatske 2015 [Statistical Yearbook of the Republic of Croatia 2015](PDF). Statistical Yearbook of the Republic of Croatia (in Croatian and English). 47. Zagreb: Croatian Bureau of Statistics. p. 62. ISSN   1333-3305 . Retrieved 27 December 2015.
  2. "Population by Age and Sex, by Settlements, 2011 Census: County of Osijek-Baranja". Census of Population, Households and Dwellings 2011. Zagreb: Croatian Bureau of Statistics. December 2012.
  3. "Sub-national HDI - Area Database - Global Data Lab". hdi.globaldatalab.org. Retrieved 2018-09-13.
  4. Statute, since Feb 15, 2004
  5. Statute, since July 10, 2003
  6. Statute, since Oct 29, 2003
  7. Statutes, since May 26, 2004
  8. Statute, since Sep 17, 2003
  9. Statute, since Nov 26, 2003

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