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Elbasan (Albanian: Elbasan or Elbasani) is a city in central Albania. It is located on the Shkumbin River in the District of Elbasan and the County of Elbasan, at 41°06?N 20°04?E? / ?41.100°N 20.067°E? / 41.100; 20.067. It is one of the largest cities in Albania, with a population of 79,810. It was called Neokastron (New Castle) in Greek, Novigrad (new city) in Slavic and Terra Nuova in Italian. The modern name may derive either from the IE root *alb (as Albania) or from the Turkish il-basan ("the fortress").
Area: 12.00 km2
Population: 78,703
Elbasan Coordinates (latitude, longitude): 41.1167, 20.3
Approximate number of cities in Elbasan: 537



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Country: Albania



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