Demir Hisar (Демир Хисар) – city in the western part of Macedonia

Demir Hisar is city in the western part of the Republic of Macedonia with 2.593 inhabitants (2002).
It is located in the southern area of Demir Hisar, on the road Bitola – Kicevo. It covers an area of 250 ha. Developed from the former village Murgashevo, the urban settlement had been established in 2004. Population has assembled Macedonians and quite a few Albanians (62) and Turks (22).

The city of Demir Hisar is the seat of the Municipality of Demir Hisar which covers an area of 48,013 ha, has 41 settlements with 9.497 inhabitants. From industrial plants, there are spring factory, a textile factory and weapon factory in the village Zeleznec. Between villages Zvan and Slepce the iron mine is located. Demir Hisar has primary school, high school and hospital.

Where is Demir Hisar:
Pelagonia Region of Macedonia
Area:
48,013 ha
Population:
9.497
Dialing code:
+389  47
Postal code:
7240
Time Zone:
CET (UTC+1)
Summer (DST):CST (UTC+2)
Celebration day:
September 2nd
Coordinates:
41°16′0″N 21°12′0″E

Municipality of Demir Hisar
Address: Bitolska bb, Demir Hisar 7240
Phone: +389 47 276 161
Fax: +389 47 203 055
e-mail: opstinademirhisar@yahoo.com

 

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