Basic information about the municipality Blace

Country: Serbia
Administrative District: Toplica
Population: 5465 (2002)
Coordinates: 43°17′26″N 21°17′05″E / 43.2905°N 21.284833°E
Altitude: 389m
Zip code: 18420
Area code: 027
License plate: PK (Cyrillic: ПК)

Geographic position

The Municipality of Blace is located in Toplica basin, on the eastern slopes of Kopaonik and the southwestern slopes of Jastrebac, capturing the northwestern part of the Toplica basin, which is connected with the Raška Valley by Janko’s Gorge, i.e. the Kruševac basin.

Blace makes the intersection of roads to Kosovo and Metohija, Kopaonik, Kruševac and Prokuplje, which makes a favorable transit position. Blace municipality is only 12 kilometers away from the Toplica corridor.

The territory of Blace municipality is bordered with the territory of the Kruševac City on the north, with the Municipality of Prokuplje on the east, with the Municipality of Kuršumlija on the south and the Municipality of Brus on the west.

It is a small Kopaonik municipality by area (306 km²), in which there are 40 settlements, and according to the 2011 census there are 11,686 inhabitants. Of this total number, 5,261 live in Blace, and 6,425 inhabitants in rural settlements.

Important phone numbers

Tourist Organization of Blace 027/370-401
The Municipality of Blace 027/371-110

Educational Institutions
Primary School “Stojan Novaković” 027/370-010
Blace High School 027/371-533
Business School of Applied Studies 027/371-377

Public Institutions
Health Center “Blace” 027 / 371-153
Police Station 027 / 371-014
Public Utility Company “Blace” 027 / 371-580, 027 / 371-123
Center for Social Work “Blace” 027 / 371-042
Adult and Elderly Care Residential Facility of CSW “Blace” 027 / 371-045
Adult Care Residential Facility Blace -Trbunje 027 / 370-499
Red Cross 027 / 371-314
National Employment Service 027 / 371-475
Health Insurance Office 027 / 371-541
Pension and Disability Insurance Fund 027 / 371-693
Ministry of Finance – Tax Administration – branch office Blace 027 / 371-494
Real Estate Cadastre Office 027 / 371-568
Basic Court of Kuršumlija – Blace 027 / 371-411
Preschool Institution “Naša Radost” 027 / 371-268
Public Library “Raka Drainac” 027 / 371-674
Cultural Center “Drainac” 027 / 371-709
Electric Power Distribution Prokuplje, branch office Blace 027 / 371-075
PE Post of Serbia 027 / 371-566
Pensioners’ Association 027 / 371-305

You can reach us by…

Road transport (car or bus)

Belgrade – Blace departures
05:45h, 10:00h, 15:10h, 18:00h, 22:00

Blace – Belgrade departures
00:00h, 03:50h, 06:30h, 07:45h, 11:25h, 17:10h

Bus Station Blace
“Lasta” branch office 027/371-256
“Nišekspres” branch office 027/371-635
“Jugoprevoz Kruševac” branch office 027/371-574

Bus Station Niš +381 18 255 177
Bus Station Kruševac +381 37 421 555
Bus Station Belgrade +381 11 26 36 299

Distance from…

Belgrade – 236 km
Kruševac – 49 km
Niš – 58 km
Prokuplje – 29 km
Kopaonik – 60 km
Đavolja Varoš (Devil’s Town) – 54 km
Prolom Banja – 45 km