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Panorama o Prilep frae Marko's Touers
Panorama o Prilep frae Marko's Touers
Banner o Prilep
Offeecial seal o Prilep
Nickname(s): "the ceety unner Marko's Touers"
Prilep is locatit in Republic of Macedonia
Location in the Republic o Macedonie
Coordinates: 41°20′40″N 21°33′10″E / 41.34444°N 21.55278°E / 41.34444; 21.55278Coordinates: 41°20′40″N 21°33′10″E / 41.34444°N 21.55278°E / 41.34444; 21.55278
Kintra  North Macedonie
Municipality Prilep Municipality
 • Mayor Marjan Risteski (VMRO-DPMNE)[1]
 • City 1,194.44 km2 (461.18 sq mi)
Elevation +620 m (2,030 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Ceety 66,246
 • Density 64.27/km2 (166.5/sq mi)
 • Metro 79,834
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
Postal codes 7500
Aurie code(s) (+389) 048
Patron saunts Saunt Nicholas

Prilep (Macedonie: Прилеп) is the fowert lairgest ceety in the Republic o Macedonie, wi ower 65,000 indwallers. It is kent as "the ceety unner Marko's Touers" acause o its proxeemity tae the touers o Keeng Marko.

Name[eedit | eedit soorce]

The name o the ceety in ither leids includes:

Geography[eedit | eedit soorce]

Prilep kivers aboot 1,675 km2 (647 sq mi) an is locatit in the northren Pelagonian carse, in soothren Macedonie. Prilep is the seat o the municipality o the same name (Prilep Municipality) an is accessed bi the M5/E65. It is 128 km (80 mi) frae the caipital Skopje, 44 km (27 mi) frae Bitola, an 32 km (20 mi) frae Kruševo.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Mayor of Prilep". Municipality of Prilep. Retrieved 15 September 2015.