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Fier County

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Country  Albania
Established  2000
Time zone  CET (UTC+1)
Area  1,890 km²
Municipalities  6
Villages  275
County Seat  Fier
NUTS Code  AL032
Population  312,448 (2016)
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Clubs and Teams  KF Bylis Ballsh, KF Apolonia Fier, KF Lushnja, KF Albpetrol

Fier County is a county in southwest of Albania. The Fier County borders on the Tirana County in the north, Elbasan County in the northeast, Berat County in the east, Gjirokastër County in the southeast, Vlorë County in the south and the Adriatic Sea in the west.

Contents

Map of Fier County, Albania

Administrative divisions

Until 2000, Fier County was subdivided into three districts: Fier, Lushnjë, and Mallakastër. Since the 2015 local government reform, the county consists of the following 6 municipalities: Divjakë, Fier, Lushnjë, Mallakastër, Patos and Roskovec. Before 2015, it consisted of the following 42 municipalities:

The municipalities consist of about 275 towns and villages in total. See Villages of Fier County for a structured list.

Demographics

According to the last national census from 2011 this county has 310,331 inhabitants. Ethnic groups in the county include:

  • Albanians = 241,163 (77.71%)
  • Greeks = 332 (0.11%)
  • Macedonians = 18 (0.01%)
  • Montenegrins = 5 (0.00%)
  • Aromanians = 1,553 (0.50%)
  • Romani = 1,640 (0,53%)
  • Egyptians = 75 (0,02%)
  • others = 171 (0.06%)
  • no answer = 65,374 (21.07%)
  • References

    Fier County Wikipedia


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