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Full nameMaribor
Native name langsl
Settlement typeCity
MayorFranc Kangler (SLS)
Total Area15.8 sq mi (41 km2)
Total Population157947 (1 January 2011)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (0/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneCET (UTC+01)
- Summer (DST)CEST (UTC+02)
Post code2000
Area code02

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Maribor ( German: Marburg) is the second largest city in Slovenia with 157,947 inhabitants . Maribor is also the largest and the capital city of Slovenian region Lower Styria and the seat of the Municipality of Maribor.

In 2012 Maribor will be the European Capital of Culture and in 2013 it will host the XXVI 2013 Winter Universiade. In November 2010, The European Youth Forum announced that Maribor will also be the 2013 European Youth Capital.

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