Novi Sad

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Novi Sad - Нови Сад
City
Panorama of Novi Sad

Flag

Coat of arms
Location of Novi Sad within Serbia
Coordinates: 45°15′N 19°51′E / 45.25°N 19.85°E / 45.25; 19.85Coordinates: 45°15′N 19°51′E / 45.25°N 19.85°E / 45.25; 19.85
Country  Serbia
Province Vojvodina
District South Bačka
Municipalities 2
Settled by Scordisci 4th century B.C.
Founded 1694 as Racki Grad (Serb City)
City status 1 February 1748 as Novi Sad
Government
 • Mayor Igor Pavličić (DS) - (DS, LSV, SPS)
Area
 • Novi Sad 1,105 km2 (426.5 sq mi)
Elevation 80 m (262 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Novi Sad Increase 221,854[1]
 • Density 164.7/km2 (426.5/sq mi)
 • Metro Increase 335,701[2]
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 21000
Area code(s) +381(0)21
Car plates NS

Novi Sad (Serbian Cyrillic: Нови Сад, pronounced [nɔ̝̂v̞iː sâːd] ( listen)) is the second largest city in Serbia. It is the capital of both Vojvodina[3] and the South Bačka District.

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