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Full nameSubotica
Native nameСуботица
DistrictNorth Bačka
MayorSaša Vučinić (DS)
Land Area389.2 sq mi (1008 km2)
Total Population148401 (2002)
Urban (pop.)99981
Other information
Time zoneCET (UTC+1)
- Summer (DST)CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code24000
Area code(+381) 24
Car platesSU

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Subotica (Serbian Cyrillic: Суботица -shsǔbɔtit͡saSubotica is a city and municipality in northern Serbia, in the Autonomous Province of Vojvodina. It is located at 46.07° North, 19.68° East, about 10 km from the border with Hungary.

Formerly the largest city of Vojvodina region, contemporary Subotica is now the second largest city in the province, following Novi Sad. It is also the fifth largest city in Serbia (discounting Kosovo) after Belgrade, Novi Sad, Niš, and Kragujevac. It is a multiethnic city, with Hungarians (34.99%), Serbs (27.85%), Bunjevci (10.87%) and Croats (10.43%) as largest ethnic groups. The city's population numbers 99,981 (according to the 2002 census). Linguistically the city has a South Slavic-speaking majority as Serbs, Croats, Bunjevci and Yugoslavs collectively compose 55.94% of the population. The municipality of Subotica numbers 148,401 people. It is the administrative centre of the North Bačka District.

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