Municipality and Town

Coat of arms

Location of the municipality of Babušnica within Serbia
Coordinates: 43°04′N 22°25′E / 43.067°N 22.417°E / 43.067; 22.417Coordinates: 43°04′N 22°25′E / 43.067°N 22.417°E / 43.067; 22.417
Country  Serbia
District Pirot
Settlements 53
  Mayor Slave Kostic
  Municipality 529 km2 (204 sq mi)
Population (2011 census)[2]
  Town 4,578
  Municipality 12,259
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 18330
Area code +381 10
Car plates PI

Babušnica (Serbian Cyrillic: Бабушница) is a town and municipality located in the Pirot District of Serbia. According to 2011 census, the population of the town is 4,578, while population of the municipality is 12,259.


The municipality borders Gadžin Han municipality in the north-west, Bela Palanka municipality in the north, Pirot and Dimitrovgrad municipalities in the east, Bulgaria in the south, and Crna Trava and Vlasotince municipalities in the west.


Ethnic groups in the municipality (2002 census):


From 1929 to 1941, Babušnica was part of the Morava Banovina of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia.

See also


  1. "Municipalities of Serbia, 2006". Statistical Office of Serbia. Retrieved 2010-11-28.
  2. "2011 Census of Population, Households and Dwellings in the Republic of Serbia: Comparative Overview of the Number of Population in 1948, 1953, 1961, 1971, 1981, 1991, 2002 and 2011, Data by settlements" (PDF). Statistical Office of Republic Of Serbia, Belgrade. 2014. ISBN 978-86-6161-109-4. Retrieved 2014-06-27.

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