Novi Sad

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Novi Sad - Нови Сад
City
Panorama of Novi Sad
Panorama of Novi Sad
Flag of Novi Sad - Нови Сад
Flag
Coat of arms of Novi Sad - Нови Сад
Coat of arms
Location of Novi Sad within Serbia
Location of Novi Sad within Serbia
Country Serbia
ProvinceVojvodina
DistrictSouth Bačka
Municipalities2
Settled by Scordisci4th century B.C.
Founded1694 as Racki Grad (Serb City)
City status1 February 1748 as Novi Sad
Government
 • MayorIgor Pavličić (DS) - (DS, LSV, SPS)
Area
 • Novi Sad1,105 km2 (426.5 sq mi)
Elevation
80 m (262 ft)
Population
(2011)
 • Novi SadIncrease 231,798[1]
 • Density164.7/km2 (426.5/sq mi)
 • Metro
Increase 41,625[1]
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
21000
Area code(s)+381(0)21
Car platesNS
Websitewww.novisad.rs

Novi Sad (Serbian Cyrillic: Нови Сад, pronounced [nɔ̝̂v̞iː sâːd] (About this sound listen)) is the second largest city in Serbia. It is the capital of both Vojvodina[2] and the South Bačka District.

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