Knin

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Knin
Ceety
View ower Knin
View ower Knin
Coat o airms o Knin
Coat o airms
Knin is locatit in Croatia
Knin
Knin
Location o Knin athin Croatie
Coordinates: 44°02′2″N 16°11′33″E / 44.03389°N 16.19250°E / 44.03389; 16.19250Coordinates: 44°02′2″N 16°11′33″E / 44.03389°N 16.19250°E / 44.03389; 16.19250
Kintra Croatia
CoontyFlag of Šibenik-Knin County.png Šibenik-Knin
Govrenment
 • TeepMayor-Cooncil
 • MayorNikola Blažević (HDZ)
 • Ceety Cooncil
Area
 • Total355 km2 (137 sq mi)
Elevation
214 m (702 ft)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Tot10,633
 • Admeenistrative aurie
15,407
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
22300
Aurie code(s)022
ClimateCfa
Wabsteidwww.knin.hr

Knin (pronounced [knîːn]) is a ceety in the Šibenik-Knin Coonty o Croatie, locatit in the Dalmatie hinterland near the source o the river Krka, an important traffec junction on the rail an road routes atween Zagreb an Split. Knin rose tae prominence twice in history, as the caipital o baith the medieval Kinrick o Croatie an, briefly, o the sel-proclaimit Republic o Serbie Krajina at the end o the 20t century.

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  1. "Population by Age and Sex, by Settlements, 2011 Census: Knin". Zagreb: Croatian Bureau of Statistics. December 2012. Retrieved 2013-06-26.

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