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District of Peć

District of Peć
Rajoni i Pejës
Пећки округ
District of Kosovo
Location of Peja District in Kosovo
Location of Peja District in Kosovo
Country  Kosovo
Capital Peć
 • Total[1] 1,365 km2 (527 sq mi)
Population (2011 census)
 • Total[2] 174,235
 • Rank 7th
 • Density 130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Postal code 30000
Vehicle registration 03
Municipalities 3
Settlements[3] 118

The District of Peć or District of Peja (Albanian: Rajonii Pejës; Serbian: Пећки округ or Pećki okrug) is one of the seven districts (the higher-level administrative divisions) of Kosovo; it has its seat in the city of Peć.


  • Municipalities 1
  • Ethnic groups 2
  • Postal Code 3
  • See also 4
  • References 5
  • External links 6


The district has three municipalities and 118 other settlements [3]

Municipality Population (2011) Area (km2) Density (km2) Settlements
Peć 96,450 603 160 14
Istok 39,289 454 86.5 50
Klina 38,496 308 125 54
Peć District 174,235 1,365 127.6 118

Ethnic groups

All municipalities in the district have Albanian majority. According to the 1991 census, the population of the Peć municipality included 75.46% Albanians, 11.56% Serbs and Montenegrins, and 7.73% Muslims by nationality. The population of the Istok municipality included 76.68% Albanians, 12.70% Serbs and Montenegrins, and 7.11% Muslims by nationality. The population of the Klina municipality included 85.93% Albanians, and 9.16% Serbs and Montenegrins.

In the 2011 census, Albanians are the majority in: Peć (91.21%), Klina (96.7%), and Istok (92.02%).

Ethnic groups in 2011 census:

Postal Code

Postal Code of Kosovo – 30000 Peć
District Municipality Local Code
Peć Peć Peć 30000
Peć Peć Peć 1 30010
Peć Peć Peć 3 30030
Peć Peć Peć 4 30040
Peć Peć Peć 5 30050
Peć Peć Peć 8 30080
Peć Peć Vitomerica 30090
Peć Istok Istok 31000
Peć Istok Peć Bath 31010
Peć Istok Gjurakovc 31020
Peć Peć Goraždevac 31030
Peć Klina Klina 32000
Peć Klina Budisavci 32050
Source:The Post Code of Kosovo has been approved by the Univeresal Postal Union (UPU)
[2]Ref: PTK]

See also


  1. ^ "Drejtoria Rajonale e Policisë - Pejë". KP, Kosovo Police. 
  2. ^ "Drejtoria Rajonale e Policisë - Pejë". KP, Kosovo Police. 
  3. ^ a b "Komunat në rajonin e Pejës". 

External links

  • Municipality of Peć

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