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Burgas Province

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Country  Bulgaria
Time zone  EET (UTC+2)
Website  www.bsregion.org
Capital  Burgas
Elevation  84 m (276 ft)
License plate  A AA (since 2008)
Population  409,018 (Feb 2011)
Municipalities  13
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Colleges and Universities  Burgas Free University, School of Commerce, Bourgas
Clubs and Teams  PSFC Chernots Burgas, PFC Neftochimic Burgas, PFC Nesebar
Points of interest  Sunny Beach, Church of the Holy Archange, Nesebar Archaeological Museum, Lake Pomorie, Hagia Sophia Church
Destinations  Burgas, Nesebar, Sozopol, Sunny Beach, Sveti Vlas

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Burgas Province (Bulgarian: Област Бургас - Oblast Burgas, former name Burgas okrug) is a province in southeastern Bulgaria, including southern Bulgarian Black Sea Coast. It is bounded on the south by Turkey. The province is named after its administrative and industrial centre - the city of Burgas - the fourth biggest town in the country. It is the largest province by area, embracing a territory of 7,748.1 km² that is divided into 13 municipalities with a total population, as of December 2009, of 422,319 inhabitants.

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Map of Burgas, Bulgaria

Municipalities

The Burgas province (oбласт, oblast) contains 13 municipalities (singular: oбщина, obshtina - plural: oбщини, obshtini). The following table shows the names of each municipality in English and Cyrillic, the main town or village (towns are shown in bold), and the population of each as of 2009.

Population

The Burgas province had a population of 423,608 (423,547 also given) according to a 2001 census, of which 7001490000000000000♠49% were male and 7001510000000000000♠51% were female. As of the end of 2009, the population of the province, announced by the Bulgarian National Statistical Institute, numbered 422,319 of which 7001218000000000000♠21.8% are inhabitants aged over 60 years.

The following table represents the change of the population in the province after World War II:

Ethnic groups

Total population (2011 census): 415,817
Ethnic groups (2011 census): Identified themselves: 370 544 persons:

  • Bulgarians: 298 128 (80,46%)
  • Turks: 49 354 (13,32%)
  • Roma: 18 424 (4,97%)
  • Others and indefinable: 4 638 (1,25%)
  • A further 45,000 persons in Burgas Province did not declare their ethnic group at the 2011 census.

    Ethnic groups according to the 2001 census, when 423 547 people of the population of 423,608 of Burgas Province identified themselves (with percentage of total population):

  • Bulgarians: 338 625
  • Turks: 58 636
  • Roma: 19 439
  • Russians: 1 107
  • Armenians: 904
  • Vlachs: 623
  • Ukrainians: 185
  • Greeks: 125
  • Religion

    Religious adherence in the province according to 2001 census:

    Towns and villages

    The place names in bold have the status of town (in Bulgarian: град, transliterated as grad). Other localities have the status of village (in Bulgarian: село, transliterated as selo).

    Aytos Municipality

    Aytos, Cherna Mogila, Chernograd, Chukarka, Dryankovets, Karageorgievo, Karanovo, Lyaskovo, Malka polyana, Maglen, Peshtersko, Pirne, Polyanovo, Raklinovo, Sadievo, Topolitsa, Zetyovo

    Burgas Municipality

    Balgarovo, Banevo, Bratovo, Bryastovets, Burgas, Cherno more Dimchevo, Draganovo, Izvorishte, Marinka, Mirolyubovo, Ravnets, Rudnik, Tvarditsa, Vetren

    Kameno Municipality

    Kameno, Krastina, Livada, Konstantinovo, Polski izvor, Rusokastro, Svoboda, Troyanovo, Trastikovo, Cherni vrah Vinarsko, Vratitsa, Zhelyazovo

    Karnobat Municipality

    Asparuhovo, Cherkovo, Detelina, Devetak, Devetintsi, Dobrinovo, Dragantsi, Dragovo, Ekzarh Antimovo, Glumche, Hadzhiite, Iskra, Karnobat, Klikach, Kozare, Krumovo gradishte, Krushovo, Madrino, Nevestino, Ognen, Raklitsa, San-Stefano, Sigmen, Sokolovo, Sarnevo, Smolnik, Tserkovski, Venets, Zheleznik, Zhitosvyat, Zimen

    Malko Tarnovo Municipality

    Bliznak, Brashlyan, Byala voda, Evrenozovo, Gramatikovo, Kalovo, Malko Tarnovo, Mladezhko, Slivarovo, Stoilovo Vizitsa, Zabernovo, Zvezdets

    Nesebar Municipality

    Banya, Emona, Gyulyovtsa, Koznitsa, Kosharitsa, Nesebar, Obzor, Orizare, Panitsovo, Priseltsi, Rakovskovo, Ravda, Slanchev Brjag, Sveti Vlas, Tankovo

    Pomorie Municipality

    Aheloy, Belodol, Aleksandrovo, Bata, Dabnik, Gaberovo, Goritsa, Galabets, Kableshkovo, Kamenar, Kozichino, Kosovets, Laka, Medovo, Pomorie, Poroy, Stratsin

    Primorsko Municipality

    Kiten, Novo Panicharevo, Pismenovo, Primorsko, Veselie, Yasna polyana,

    Ruen Municipality

    Bilka, Cheresha, Dobra polyana, Dobromir, Dropla, Daskotna, Dyulya, Kamenyak, Karavelyovo, Listets, Lyulyakovo, Pripek, Mrezhichko, Podgorets, Preobrazhentsi, Planinitsa, Prosenik, Rechitsa, Razboyna, Razhitsa, Rozhden, Rudina, Ruen, Rupcha, Shivarovo, Skalak, Snezha, Snyagovo, Sokolets, Sredna mahala, Struya, Sini rid, Topchiysko, Tranak, Vishna, Vresovo, Yabalchevo, Yasenovo, Zaimchevo, Zaychar, Zvezda

    Sozopol Municipality

    Atia, Chernomorets, Gabar, Indzhe voyvoda, Izvor, Krushevets, Prisad, Ravadinovo, Ravna gora, Rosen, Sozopol, Varshilo, Zidarovo

    Sredets Municipality

    Belevren, Belila, Bistrets, Bogdanovo, Debelt, Dolno Yabalkovo, Draka, Drachevo, Dyulevo, Fakiya, Golyamo Bukovo, Gorno Yabalkovo, Granitets, Granichar, Sredets, Kirovo, Kubadin, Momina tsarkva, Malina, Orlintsi, Prohod, Panchevo, Radoynovo, Rosenovo, Svetlina, Sinyo kamene, Slivovo, Suhodol, Trakiytsi, Varovnik, Zagortsi, Zornitsa,

    Sungurlare Municipality

    Balabanchevo, Beronovo, Bosilkovo, Chernitsa, Chubra, Dabovitsa Gorovo, Esen, Grozden, Kamensko, Kamchiya, Klimash, Kosten, Lozarevo, Lozitsa, Manolich, Pchelin, Podvis, Prilep, Sadovo, Skala, Slavyantsi, Sungurlare, Terziysko, Valchin, Vedrovo, Velislav, Vezenkovo, Zavet

    Tsarevo Municipality

    Ahtopol, Brodilovo, Balgari, Fazanovo, Izgrev, Kondolovo, Kosti, Lozenets, Rezovo, Sinemorets, Tsarevo, Varvara, Velika

    References

    Burgas Province Wikipedia


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