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Where is Serbia?

map showing the location of Serbia

Located in the continent of Europe, Serbia covers 77,474 square kilometers of land, making it the 118th largest nation in terms of land area.

Serbia became an independent state in 1878, after gaining its sovereignty from Turkey. The population of Serbia is 7,276,604 (2012) and the nation has a density of 94 people per square kilometer.

The currency of Serbia is the Serbian Dinar (RSD). As well, the people of Serbia are refered to as Serbian.

The dialing code for the country is 381 and the top level internet domain for Serbian sites is .rs.

Serbia shares land borders with 8 countries: Macedonia, Albania, Bulgaria, Romania, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Hungary, Montenegro.

To learn more, visit our detailed Serbia section.

Quick facts

Population 7,276,604
Density 93.9 / km2 ( 243.3 / mi2 )
Language Serbian
Independence Year 1878
Capital Belgrade (Central Serbia)
Currency Serbian Dinar
GDP 43,866,423,167 (2014 data)
GDP per Capita 6,028 (2014 data)
Land Area 77,474 km2 (29,913 mi2)
Neighbouring Countries Macedonia, Montenegro, Hungary, Bulgaria, Romania, Croatia, Bosnia And Herzegovina
Minimum Longitude 18.820
Maximum Longitude 23.020
Mininum Latitude 41.840
Maximum Latitude 46.200

What is the capital of Serbia?

map showing the location of Serbia
Location of Belgrade on a map.

Belgrade is the capital city of Serbia. It has a population of 1,273,651, and is located on a latitue of 44.8 and longitude of 20.47.

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

Quick Facts About Belgrade, the Capital Of Serbia

City Belgrade
Country Serbia
Population 1,273,651
Longitude 20.46513000
Latitude 44.80401000
Elevation 120 meters over sea level

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Rank City Population
#3Novi Sad215,400
#9Novi Pazar85,996

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This page was last updated on October 2, 2015.