Municipality of Beltinci

Municipality of Beltinci
Občina Beltinci

Location of the Municipality of Beltinci in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°36′N 16°14′E / 46.600°N 16.233°E / 46.600; 16.233Coordinates: 46°36′N 16°14′E / 46.600°N 16.233°E / 46.600; 16.233
Country  Slovenia
  Mayor Matej Gomboši
  Total 62.2 km2 (24.0 sq mi)
Population (2002)[1]
  Total 8,256
  Density 130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02)

The Municipality of Beltinci (pronounced [ˈbeːltintsi]; Slovene: Občina Beltinci) is a municipality in the Prekmurje region of northeastern Slovenia. Its seat is the settlement of Beltinci. The municipality has 8,256 inhabitants. It was a sanjak under the name Balatin that initially belonged to the Budin Eyalet, and later the Kanije Eyalet, during Ottoman rule before the Treaty of Karlowitz.


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