Veliko Tarnovo Province

oblast of Bulgaria

Coordinates: 43°19′N 25°33′E / 43.317°N 25.550°E / 43.317; 25.550

Veliko Tarnovo is a province in Bulgaria. The capital city is also named Veliko Tarnovo.

Veliko Tarnovo Province

Област Велико Търново
Location of Veliko Tarnovo Province in Bulgaria
Location of Veliko Tarnovo Province in Bulgaria
CountryBulgaria
CapitalVeliko Tarnovo
Municipalities10
Area
 • Total4,662 km2 (1,800 sq mi)
Population
 (February 2011 [1][2][3])
 • Total258,494
 • Density55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
License plateBT
Websitevt.government.bg

MunicipalitiesEdit

The Veliko Tarnovo province has 10 municipalities. The following table shows the names of each municipality, the main town (in bold) or village, and the population of each as of December 2009.

Municipality Pop.[1][2][3] Town/Village Pop.[2][4][5]
Elena 10,407 Elena 5,665
Gorna Oryahovitsa 48,695 Gorna Oryahovitsa 32,436
Lyaskovets 13,677 Lyaskovets 8,277
Pavlikeni 26,342 Pavlikeni 11,151
Polski Trambesh 15,309 Polski Trambesh 4,546
Strazhitsa 14,742 Strazhitsa 5,170
Suhindol 3,046 Suhindol 2,146
Svishtov 49,817 Svishtov 35,923
Veliko Tarnovo 88,724 Veliko Tarnovo 67,099
Zlataritsa 4,636 Zlataritsa 2,558

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