Municipality of Žiri

Municipality of Žiri
Občina Žiri

Location of the Municipality of Žiri in Slovenia
Country  Slovenia
Traditional region Upper Carniola
Statistical region Upper Carniola
  Mayor Janez Žakelj
  Total 49 km2 (19 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
  Total 4,895
  Density 100/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02)

The Municipality of Žiri (Slovene: Občina Žiri) is a municipality in northwestern Slovenia. The seat of the municipality is the town of Žiri. Traditionally the area was part of the Upper Carniola region. The entire municipality is now included in the Upper Carniola Statistical Region.[2]


  1. "Žiri". Občine v številkah [Municipalities in Numbers]. Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia. Retrieved 1 April 2014.
  2. Žiri municipal site
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Coordinates: 46°03′00″N 14°06′00″E / 46.0500°N 14.1000°E / 46.0500; 14.1000

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