Fier

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Fier
Center of Fier
Fier is located in Albania
Fier
Coordinates: 40°43′N 19°33′E / 40.717°N 19.55°E / 40.717; 19.55Coordinates: 40°43′N 19°33′E / 40.717°N 19.55°E / 40.717; 19.55
Country Albania
County Fier County
District Fier District
Founded 18th century
Government
 • Mayor Baftjar Zeqaj, SP
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 57,198
Time zone Central European Time (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 9301-9305
Area code(s) 034
Car Plates FR

40°43′N 19°33′E / 40.717°N 19.55°E / 40.717; 19.55 Fieri is a city in southwest Albania. It is the capital of the district and county of the same name. About 82,297 people live here. Fier is 8 km (5 mi) from the ruins of the ancient Greek city of Apollonia.

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