|Region||Southwestern Statistical Region|
|• Mayor||Ismail Jahoski (DUI)|
|• Total||54.44 km2 (21.02 sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
Plasnica (Macedonian: Пласница , is a municipality in western Republic of Macedonia. Plasnica is also the name of the village where the municipal seat is found. Plasnica Municipality is part of the Southwestern Statistical Region. It is particularly noteworthy in having a mostly ethnic Turkish population.
The municipality borders Makedonski Brod Municipality to the northeast, Kruševo Municipality to the southeast, Kičevo Municipality to the southwest, west and northwest.
According to the last national census from 2002, this municipality has 4,545 inhabitants. Ethnic groups in the municipality:
- Turks = 4,446 (97.8%)
- Macedonians = 34 (0.7%)
- Others = 65 (1.4%)
- ↑ 2002 census results in English and Macedonian (PDF)
Coordinates: 41°28′N 21°14′E / 41.47°N 21.23°E
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