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Encyclopedia > Novo Sarajevo
Novo Sarajevo
Ново Сарајево
Image:Novosarajevo.gif
Municipality coat of arms
Municipality of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Map of Bosnia and Herzegovina highlighting the town or municipality location
General Information
Entity {{{entity}}}
Land area
Population (2002 census) 74,493
Population density
Area code +387 33
Mayor Nedžad Koldžo (SDA)
Website http://www.novosarajevo.ba
Novo Sarajevo is marked with number 6 on this map of the Sarajevo Canton.
Novo Sarajevo is marked with number 6 on this map of the Sarajevo Canton.

Novo Sarajevo (Cyrillic: Ново Сарајево; English translation New Sarajevo) is a municipality in Sarajevo, and Sarajevo Canton, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Political divisions of Bosnia and Herzegovina: Categories: Bosnia and Herzegovina | Politics of Bosnia and Herzegovina | Lists of subnational entities | Bosnia and Herzegovina geography stubs ... A telephone numbering plan is a system that allows subscribers to make and receive telephone calls across long distances. ... A mayor (from the Latin māior, meaning larger, greater) is the modern title of the highest ranking municipal officer. ... The Party of Democratic Action (Stranka Demokratske Akcije) is a Bosniak nationalist political party in Bosnia and Herzegovina. ... A website (alternatively, Web site or web site) is a collection of Web pages, images, videos and other digital assets that is hosted on one or several Web server(s), usually accessible via the Internet, cell phone or a LAN. A Web page is a document, typically written in HTML... File links The following pages link to this file: Sarajevo Canton Categories: GFDL images ... File links The following pages link to this file: Sarajevo Canton Categories: GFDL images ... The Cyrillic alphabet (or azbuka, from the old name of the first two letters) is an alphabet used for several East and South Slavic languages; (Belarusian, Bulgarian, Macedonian, Russian, Rusyn, Serbian, and Ukrainian) and many other languages of the former Soviet Union, Asia and Eastern Europe. ... The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... A municipality is an administrative entity composed of a clearly defined territory and its population and commonly referring to a city, town, or village, or a small grouping of them. ... Map of Bosnia and Herzegovina (Sarajevo) Coordinates: , Country Bosnia and Herzegovina Entity Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina Canton Sarajevo Canton Government  - Mayor Semiha Borovac (SDA) Area [1]  - City 141. ... Location of the Sarajevo Canton Coordinates: Country Bosnia and Herzegovina Federation Bosnia and Herzegovina Main city Sarajevo Municipalities Centar, Hadžići, Ilidža, IlijaÅ¡, Novi Grad, Novo Sarajevo, Stari Grad, Trnovo, Vogošća Established 1461 and 1463 Government  - Head of canton Denis Zvizdić Area  - Canton 1,276. ...

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Demographics

1971

111.811 total

  • Serbs - 45.806 (40,96%)
  • Muslims - 37.147 (33,22%)
  • Croats - 17.491 (15,64%)
  • Yugoslavs - 5.798 (5,18%)
  • Others - 5.569 (5,00%)

1991

Prior to the siege, in 1991 Novo Sarajevo had some 95,089 residents, of which 33,902 were Bosniaks (35.7%), 32,899 were Serbs (34.6%), 8,798 were Croats (9.3%), 15,580 were Yugoslavs (16.4%), and 4,391 were classified as others (4.6%). Languages Bosnian Religions Predominantly Islam Related ethnic groups Slavs (South Slavs) The Bosniaks or Bosniacs[1] (Bosnian: Bošnjaci, IPA: ) are a South Slavic people, living mainly in Bosnia and Herzegovina (Bosnia) and the Sandžak region of Serbia and Montenegro, with a smaller autochthonous population also present in Croatia... Languages Serbian Religions Predominantly Serbian Orthodox Christian Related ethnic groups Other Slavic peoples, especially South Slavs See Cognate peoples below (* many Serbs opted for Yugoslav ethnicity) [27] Serbs (Serbian: Срби or Srbi) are a South Slavic people who live mainly in Serbia, Montenegro, Bosnia-Herzegovina, and, to a lesser extent, in... Languages Croatian Religions Predominantly Roman Catholic Related ethnic groups Slavs South Slavs Croats (Croatian: Hrvati) are a South Slavic people mostly living in Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and nearby countries. ... Yugoslavs (Bosnian: Jugosloveni; Macedonian, Serbian Cyrillic: Југословени; Latinic: Jugosloveni; Croatian: Jugoslaveni, Slovenian: Jugoslovani) is an ethnic designation used by some people in former Yugoslavia, which continues to be used in some of its successor countries. ...


2002

According to the 2002 government estimation, today Novo Sarajevo municipality has 74,493 residents, of which 88% are Bosniaks, around 6% are Serbs and 6% Croats. Also see: 2002 (number). ... Estimation is the calculated approximation of a result which is usable even if input data may be incomplete, uncertain, or noisy. ...


History

Like Novi Grad, Novo Sarajevo is a product of the city's massive growth and development in the 1960s and 1970s. It is located in the middle of the Sarajevo field, predominantly on the northern bank of the Miljacka, between Novi Grad and Centar. Novi Grad (translated New Town) is the westernmost of the four municipalities that make up the city of Sarajevo in Bosnia and Herzegovina. ... The 1960s decade refers to the years from 1960 to 1969, inclusive. ... The 1970s decade refers to the years from 1970 to 1979, also called The Seventies. ... The Miljacka is a river in Bosnia and Herzegovina that passes through Sarajevo. ... Municipality of Bosnia and Herzegovina General Information Entity {{{entity}}} Land area Population (2002 census) 68,151 Population density Area code +387 33 Mayor Dževad Bećirević (SDP) Website http://www. ...


Prior to the siege Novo Sarajevo had some 47.6km² (41.6% Forest, 17.5% Meadows, 13.5% Commercial/Building Land, 10.4% Grass-land, 8.4% Ploghland, 13.5% Gardens). Following the Siege of Sarajevo, 75% of the mostly not populated, urban area was transferred to the Republika Srpska, leaving Novo Sarajevo municipality with 11.43km². As a result, Novo Sarajevo has the highest number of people per km², some 7524. Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... Combatants ARBiH (1992-95)  NATO (1995) JNA (1992) VRS (1992-95) Commanders Jovan Divjak Mustafa Hajrulahović Vahid Karavelić Nedžad Ajnadžić Stanislav Galić (1992-94) Dragomir MiloÅ¡ević (1994-95) Strength 40,000 (1992) 30,000 (1992) The Siege of Sarajevo was the longest siege in the history of... Not to be confused with Serbia. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ...


Novo Sarajevo is known as something of the commercial and business center of Sarajevo, housing many of the city's major companies and corporations. This article does not cite any references or sources. ... In economics, a business is a legally-recognized organizational entity existing within an economically free country designed to sell goods and/or services to consumers, usually in an effort to generate profit. ... The term company may refer to a separate legal entity, as in English law, or may simply refer to a business, as is the common use in the United States. ... For other uses, see Corporation (disambiguation). ...


Sites of interests in Novo Sarajevo municipality

Museum of National History (Museo Nacional de Historia) is located in the first section of the Chapultepec Park inside the Chapultepec Castle, Mexico City, Mexico. ... Bosmal City Centar Bosmal City Centar (BCC) is a skyscraper in the neighbourhood of Hrasno in Sarajevo the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina. ... The Church of Sveto Preobraženje (Holy Converting) is a Serbian Orthodox church in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. ... Grbavica Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. ...

Communities neighborhoods in Novo Sarajevo

  • Pofalići I
  • Pofalići II
  • Velešići
  • Gornji Velešići
  • Želejznička
  • Dolac
  • Malta
  • Čengić Vila I
  • Kvadrant
  • Čengić Vila II
  • Hrasno
  • Hrasno Brdo
  • Trg Heroja
  • Grbavica I
  • Grbavica II
  • Kovačići
  • Gornji Kovačići
  • Vraca

Hrasno is a neighborhood in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. ... Grbavica is a quarter of the city of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. ... Grbavica is a quarter of the city of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. ...

External links

  • The official web site of Novo Sarajevo municipality
 
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