Kaolinovo

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Kaolinovo

Каолиново
Kaolinovo is located in Bulgaria
Kaolinovo
Kaolinovo
Location of Kaolinovo
Coordinates: 43°37′N 27°07′E / 43.617°N 27.117°E / 43.617; 27.117
CountryBulgaria
Provinces
(Oblast)
Shumen
Government
 • MayorNida Ahmedov
Elevation
284 m (932 ft)
Population
 (December 2009)[1]
 • Total1,538
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal Code
9960
Area code(s)05361

Kaolinovo (Bulgarian: Каолиново, pronounced [kə.uˈlinuvu]) is a town in northeastern Bulgaria, part of Shumen Province. It is the administrative centre of the homonymous Kaolinovo Municipality, which lies in the northern part of Shumen Province. As of December 2009, the town has a population of 1,538 inhabitants.[1]

Kaolinovo was named after its main product: the municipality is rich in high-quality kaolin (china clay), with a mine and an ore dressing plant present. The reserves amount to 65 million tonnes.

Municipality[edit]

Kaolinovo municipality includes the following 16 places:

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Coordinates: 43°37′N 27°07′E / 43.617°N 27.117°E / 43.617; 27.117