Korçë

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Korçë
Municipality and City
Centre of Korçë

Seal
Motto: Korça ku dua të jetoj (Korça, where I want to live)
Korçë is located in Albania
Korçë
Coordinates: 40°37′N 20°46′E / 40.617°N 20.767°E / 40.617; 20.767Coordinates: 40°37′N 20°46′E / 40.617°N 20.767°E / 40.617; 20.767
Country Albania
County Korçë County
District Korçë District
Regions (Rajone) 3
Government
 • Mayor Niko Peleshi (PS)
Elevation 850 m (2,800 ft)
Population (2009)[1]
 • Total 79,697
Time zone Central European Time (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 7001-7004
Area code(s) 082
Korçë

Korçë is a city in southeastern Albania. It is the capital of the Korçë District. About 105,000 people live here.[1] It is the sixth largest city in Albania.

The city has Fan Noli University.

References[change | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Instat of Albania (2009). "Population by towns" (in Albanian). Institute of Statistics of Albania. http://www.instat.gov.al/graphics/doc/tabelat/Treguesit%20Sociale/Popullsia/POP%202009/t4%20.xls. Retrieved 19 August 2010.