Istria County

county in Croatia

Istria County is the westernmost county of Croatia. It includes the largest part of the Istrian peninsula.

Istria County

Istarska županija  (Croatian)
Regione istriana  (Italian)
Flag of Istria County
Flag
Coat of arms of Istria County
Coat of arms
Anthem: Krasna zemljo  (Croatian)
"Beautiful land"
Istria County within Croatia
Istria County within Croatia
Country Croatia
County seatPazin
Area
 • Total2,813 km2 (1,086 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[2]
 • Total208,055
 • Density74/km2 (190/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official languagesCroatian and Italian
Area code052
ISO 3166 codeHR-18
Websitewww.istra-istria.hr

The national park Brijuni and nature park Učka are in the county.

AdministrationEdit

There are also 31 municipalities:

ReferencesEdit

  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". Census of Population, Households and Dwellings 2011. Zagreb: Croatian Bureau of Statistics. December 2012.

Coordinates: 45°14′21″N 13°56′19″E / 45.23917°N 13.93861°E / 45.23917; 13.93861