Elbasan

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Elbasan
City

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Coordinates: 41°06′N 20°04′E / 41.1°N 20.067°E / 41.1; 20.067Coordinates: 41°06′N 20°04′E / 41.1°N 20.067°E / 41.1; 20.067
Country Albania
County Elbasan County
District Elbasan District
Founded 15th century
Government
 • Mayor Qazim Sejdini (SP)[1]
Area
 • City 1,290 km2 (500 sq mi)
Elevation 150 m (490 ft)
Population (2011)[2]
 • City 79,810
 • Metro 296,082
Time zone Central European Time (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 3001-3006
Area code(s) 054

Elbasan is a city in central Albania. It is on the Shkumbin River in the District of Elbasan and the County of Elbasan. It is one of the largest cities in Albania. There are about 79,810 people.[2]

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