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Full nameZenica
Native nameЗеница
Settlement typeCity
CountryBosnia and Herzegovina
Municipality presidentHusejin Smajlović
Total Area192.9 sq mi (499.7 km2)
Elevation1036.7 ft (316 m)
Density (pop.)293/km2 (758.9/sq mi)
Urban (pop.)127,334 (estimate for municipality; June 30, 2007 according to Federal Office of Statistics, Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Other information
Time zoneCET (UTC+1)
Postal code72000
Area code+387 32

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Zenica (Serbian Cyrillic: Зеница, -shzɛ̂nitsaHr-Zenica is an industrial city in Bosnia and Herzegovina. It is the capital of the Zenica-Doboj Canton of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina entity. Zenica is located about 70 km (43.5 mi) north of Sarajevo and is situated on the Bosna river, surrounded by mountains and hills.

The town's Stara Čaršija (old quarter) contains several attractions, including the former synagogue, dating from 1906, which is now the City Museum and Art Gallery. There is also the town mosque (Čaršijska Džamija), an Austrian fountain and an old bey's farm house (Hadžimazića Kuća).

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