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Korçë
Municipality and City
Centre of Korçë

Seal
Motto: Korça ku dua të jetoj (Korça, where I want to live)
Korçë is located in Albania
Korçë
Coordinates: 40°37′N 20°46′E / 40.617°N 20.767°E / 40.617; 20.767Coordinates: 40°37′N 20°46′E / 40.617°N 20.767°E / 40.617; 20.767
Country Albania
County Korçë County
District Korçë District
Regions (Rajone) 3
Government
 • Mayor Niko Peleshi (PS)
Elevation 850 m (2,800 ft)
Population (2009)[1]
 • Total 79,697
Time zone Central European Time (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 7001-7004
Area code(s) 082
Korçë

Korçë is a city in southeastern Albania. It is the capital of the Korçë District. About 105,000 people live here.[1] It is the sixth largest city in Albania.

The city has Fan Noli University.

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Instat of Albania (2009). "Population by towns" (in Albanian). Institute of Statistics of Albania. http://www.instat.gov.al/graphics/doc/tabelat/Treguesit%20Sociale/Popullsia/POP%202009/t4%20.xls. Retrieved 19 August 2010.