Fier

town in Fier County, Albania

Fieri is a city in southwest Albania. It is the capital of the district and county of the same name. About 82,297 people live in Fier. Fier is 8 km (5 mi) from the ruins of the ancient Greek city of Apollonia.

Fier
Coat of arms of Fier
Fier is located in Albania
Fier
Fier
Coordinates: 40°43′N 19°33′E / 40.717°N 19.550°E / 40.717; 19.550Coordinates: 40°43′N 19°33′E / 40.717°N 19.550°E / 40.717; 19.550
CountryAlbania
CountyFier County
DistrictFier District
Founded18th century
Government
 • MayorBaftjar Zeqaj, SP
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Total57,198
Time zoneUTC+1 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
9301-9305
Area code(s)034
Car PlatesFR
Websitewww.bashkiafier.gov.al

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