Voždovac

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Voždovac

Вождовац
Municipality
Coat of arms of Voždovac
Coat of arms
Location within the City of Belgrade
Location within the City of Belgrade
Location within Serbia
Location within Serbia
Coordinates: 44°47′N 20°29′E / 44.783°N 20.483°E / 44.783; 20.483Coordinates: 44°47′N 20°29′E / 44.783°N 20.483°E / 44.783; 20.483
Country Serbia
CityBelgrade
StatusMunicipality
Settlements5
Government
 • TypeMunicipality of Belgrade
 • Mun. presidentDragan Vukanić (SNS)
Area
 • Total148 km2 (57 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total157,152
 • Density1,100/km2 (2,800/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
11040
Area code(s)+381 11
Car platesBG
Websitewww.vozdovac.rs

Voždovac is one of 17 municipalities that make up the City of Belgrade, the capital of Serbia.

The neighborhood of Voždovac is 4–5 km south of downtown Belgrade. The name Voždovac come from the word vožd which means leader.

Due to its shape, it borders more municipalities than any other: Vračar on the north, Zvezdara on the north-east, Grocka on the east, Sopot on the south, Barajevo on the south-west, Čukarica and Rakovica on the west and Savski Venac on the north-west.

International cooperation[change | change source]

Voždovac is twinned with following cities and municipalities:[1]

And has signed friendship charters with following cities and municipalities:

References[change | change source]

  1. [1] Stalna konferencija gradova i opština. Retrieved on 2007-06-18.