Fushë-Arrëz

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Fushë-Arrëz
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Fushë-Arrëz is located in Albania
Fushë-Arrëz
Fushë-Arrëz
Coordinates: 42°4′N 20°2′E / 42.067°N 20.033°E / 42.067; 20.033
Country Albania
CountyShkodër
Government
 • MayorFran Tuçi (PS)
Area
 • Municipality540.77 km2 (208.79 sq mi)
 • Municipal unit31.06 km2 (11.99 sq mi)
Elevation
503 m (1,650 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Municipality
7,405
 • Municipality density14/km2 (35/sq mi)
 • Municipal unit
2,513
 • Municipal unit density81/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal Code
4402
Area Code(0)271
Vehicle registrationAL
WebsiteOfficial Website

Fushë-Arrëz is a town and a municipality in Shkodër County, northern Albania.[1] It was formed at the 2015 local government reform by the merger of the former municipalities Blerim, Fierzë, Fushë-Arrëz, Iballë and Qafë-Mali, that became municipal units. The seat of the municipality is the town Fushë-Arrëz.[2] The total population is 7,405 (2011 census),[3] in a total area of 540.77 km2.[4] The population of the former municipality at the 2011 census was 2,513.[3] The town sits along a long street, connecting shops, flats, homes and other establishments.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fushe-Arrez". travelsradiate: travelsradiate.com. Retrieved 2011-01-24.
  2. ^ Law nr. 115/2014
  3. ^ a b "Population and housing census - Shkodër 2011" (PDF). INSTAT. Retrieved 2019-09-25.
  4. ^ "Correspondence table LAU – NUTS 2016, EU-28 and EFTA / available Candidate Countries" (XLS). Eurostat. Retrieved 2019-09-25.