Međimurje County

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Međimurje County

Međimurska županija
Church Strigova.jpg
Međimurske gorice (Železna gora) - panorama.JPGStari grad Zrinskih, Čakovec - pogled iz zraka.JPG
Night photo River Drava from a bridge.jpgPANORAMIO V CHORVÁTSKU - PANORAMIO IN CROATIA - panoramio.jpg
Clockwise from top: Štrigova, Čakovec Castle, the northernmost point of Croatia, Drava river and the vineyards near Železna Gora
Flag of Međimurje County
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Official seal of Međimurje County
Seal
Međimurje County within Croatia
Međimurje County within Croatia
Coordinates: 46°27′58″N 16°24′50″E / 46.466°N 16.414°E / 46.466; 16.414Coordinates: 46°27′58″N 16°24′50″E / 46.466°N 16.414°E / 46.466; 16.414
Country Croatia
County seatFlag of Cakovec.svg Čakovec
Area
 • Total729 km2 (281 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[2]
 • Total113,804
 • Density160/km2 (400/sq mi)
Area code040
ISO 3166 codeHR-20
WebsiteMeđimurska županija

Međimurje County is a county in the northernmost part of Croatia. The county seat is Čakovec. Other cities are Prelog and Mursko Središće.

Međimurje County covers the plains between two rivers – the Mura and the Drava. There are two reservoir lakes on the Drava – Lake Varaždin and Lake Dubrava. Lake Dubrava is the biggest artificial lake in Croatia and the second largest lake overall in the country.

References[change | change source]

  1. Ostroški, Ljiljana, ed. (December 2015). Statistički ljetopis Republike Hrvatske 2015 [Statistical Yearbook of the Republic of Croatia 2015] (PDF). Statistical Yearbook of the Republic of Croatia (in Croatian and English). 47. Zagreb: Croatian Bureau of Statistics. p. 62. ISSN 1333-3305. Retrieved 27 December 2015. Cite has empty unknown parameters: |separator= and |laysummary= (help)
  2. "Population by Age and Sex, by Settlements, 2011 Census: County of Međimurje". Census of Population, Households and Dwellings 2011. Zagreb: Croatian Bureau of Statistics. December 2012.