Караџићево (Serbian)[1]
Coordinates: HR 45°22′26″N 18°42′22″E / 45.373766°N 18.706208°E / 45.373766; 18.706208
Country  Croatia
County Vukovar-Srijem
Municipality Markušica
Population (2011)[2]
  Total 194
Time zone CET (UTC+1)

Karadžićevo (Serbian Cyrillic: Караџићево[3]) is village in Croatia, municipality Markušica, Vukovar-Srijem County. [4]


Until 1920, the village was called Križevci. After the Salonika Front, Serbian volunteers settled the village and changed its name into Karadžićevo. The village was named after Vuk Karadzic. During the Croatian War Of Independence. Karadzicevo was one of the villages who suffered most, and there is memorial in the local park for those who were killed defending Karadzicevo from Croat forces.

Demographic history

According to the 1991 census, the village was inhabited by a majority of Serbs (83,21%), and minority of Croats (14,59%).[5]

See also


  1. Government of Croatia (October 2013). "Peto izvješće Republike Hrvatske o primjeni Europske povelje o regionalnim ili manjinskim jezicima" (PDF) (in Croatian). Council of Europe. p. 36. Retrieved 30 November 2016.
  2. "Population by Age and Sex, by Settlements, 2011 Census: Karadžićevo". Census of Population, Households and Dwellings 2011. Zagreb: Croatian Bureau of Statistics. December 2012.
  3. "Registar Geografskih Imena Nacionalnih Manjina Republike Hrvatske" (PDF). Retrieved 2013-03-08.
  4. http://mapcarta.com/18742260
  5. "попис становништва 1991" (PDF). Савезни завод за статистику и евиденцију ФНРЈ и СФРЈ.
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