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Where is Montenegro?

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Located in the continent of Europe, Montenegro covers 13,452 square kilometers of land and 360 square kilometers of water, making it the 163rd largest nation in the world with a total area of 13,812 square kilometers.

Montenegro became an independent state in 2006, after gaining its sovereignty from Serbia and Montenegro. The population of Montenegro is 657,394 (2012) and the nation has a density of 49 people per square kilometer.

The currency of Montenegro is the Euro (EUR).

The dialing code for the country is 382 and the top level internet domain for sites is .me.

Montenegro shares land borders with 4 countries: Albania, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia.

To learn more, visit our detailed Montenegro section.

Quick facts

Population 657,394
Density 48.9 / km2 ( 126.6 / mi2 )
Language Macedonian
Independence Year 2006
Capital Podgorica (Podgorica)
Currency Euro
GDP 4,583,198,885 (2014 data)
GDP per Capita 6,972 (2014 data)
Land Area 13,452 km2 (5,194 mi2)
Water Area 360 km2 (139 mi2)
Neighbouring Countries Albania, Serbia, Croatia, Bosnia And Herzegovina
Minimum Longitude 18.448
Maximum Longitude 20.354
Mininum Latitude 41.842
Maximum Latitude 43.555

What is the capital of Montenegro?

map showing the location of Montenegro
Location of Podgorica on a map.

Podgorica is the capital city of Montenegro. It has a population of 136,473, and is located on a latitue of 42.44 and longitude of 19.26.

Podgorica is also the political center of Montenegro, which is considered a Republic, and home to its Ceremonial head of state.

Quick Facts About Podgorica, the Capital Of Montenegro

City Podgorica
Country Montenegro
Population 136,473
Longitude 19.26361000
Latitude 42.44111000
Elevation 49 meters over sea level

Most popular cities in Montenegro

Rank City Population
#1Podgorica136,473
#2Niksic58,212

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This page was last updated on December 8, 2015.