Gjirokastër District

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Gjirokastër District
Rrethi i Gjirokastrës
District
Map showing the district within Albania
Map showing the district within Albania
Country  Albania
County Gjirokastër County
Capital Gjirokastër
Area
 • Total 1,137 km2 (439 sq mi)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 56,720
 • Density 49.886/km2 (129.20/sq mi)

The District of Gjirokastër is one of the thirty-six districts of Albania. There are about 56,720[2] people. Many of its people are Greek.[3][4] The capital is Gjirokastër. It is part of Gjirokastër County.

References[change | change source]

  1. "POPULLSIA SIPAS PREFEKTURAVE, 2001–2010". Albanian Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 2010-09-09. 
  2. "POPULLSIA SIPAS RRETHEVE, 2001-2010". Albanian Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 2010-09-09. 
  3. The Albanians, a scattered people, by Philippe Rekacewicz, Le Monde diplomatique, January 1999
  4. "Country Studies US: Greeks and Other Minorities". Retrieved September 6, 2006.