The city of Tetovo today is administrative center of Municipality of Tetovo, which covers an area of 26.189 ha, with 20 populated places and population of 86.580.
Tetovo is administrative, commerce, cultural educational and health center of the Polog area.
It has well developed textile industry, electro metallurgy, agricultural industry and other.
In the educational department it has one gymnasium, secondary medical school and two universities: State University of Tetovo and South East European University.
One of the famous Radio and TV stations in Macedonia RTV Kiss Tetovo is located in this city.
From Tetovo originates the well known bronze figure so called Menada and in the city the church St. Cyril and Methodius exist with gallery of icons.
Among the Islam monument of culture the objects like „Шарена Џамија“ (Multicolored Mosque), “Arabati Baba Tekje” which belongs to the dervish sect Bekteshi.
On 19 March 1943 in Tetovo was formed the Communist Party of Macedonia, in honor of which Memorial museum was established.
In village of Lesok, the famous so called monastery is located with two churches St. Anastasija where the grave of Kiril Pejcinovic is and St. Bogorodica (The Holy Mother of God).
Where is Tetovo:
Polog Region, North West Macedonia
470 – 540 m (1541 – 1771 ft)
Summer (DST):CST (UTC+2)