Punat

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Punat
Village/Municipality
Skyline of Punat
Punat is located in Croatia
Punat
Punat
Location of Punat in Croatia.
Coordinates: 45°00′52.92″N 14°37′44.04″E / 45.0147000°N 14.6289000°E / 45.0147000; 14.6289000
Country  Croatia
County Primorje-Gorski Kotar
Towns/ Villages within Municipality Punat, Stara Baška
Government
 • Mayor Marinko Žic (SDP)
Area
 • Total 34 km2 (13 sq mi)
Population
(2011)
 • Total 1,973
 • Density 58/km2 (150/sq mi)
Postal code
51521
Punat

Punat is a municipality in the Primorje-Gorski Kotar County in western Croatia on the island of Krk. There are 1,973 inhabitants, with 90% Croats (2011).[1] The town first appears in writings from AD 1377, but the exact date of foundation is not known. In the bay there is the little island of Košljun.

References

  1. ^ "Population by Ethnicity, by Towns/Municipalities, 2011 Census: County of Primorje-Gorski kotar". Census of Population, Households and Dwellings 2011. Zagreb: Croatian Bureau of Statistics. December 2012.

Coordinates: 45°00′52.92″N 14°37′44.04″E / 45.0147000°N 14.6289000°E / 45.0147000; 14.6289000

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