Samobor

Samobor
Grad Samobor
City of Samobor
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Top: Church of Saint Anastasia; Center left: Samobor Fountain; Center right: Main Square; Bottom left: Gradna; Bottom right: Samobor mustard sign
Samobor is located in Croatia
Samobor
Samobor
Location of Samobor within Croatia
Coordinates: 45°48′N 15°43′E / 45°48′N 15°43′E / 45.800; 15.717Croatia
CountyZagreb County.png Zagreb
Free royal city1242
Settlements77 settlements
Government
 • TypeMayor-council
 • MayorKrešo Beljak (HSS)
 • City Council
 • Electoral district7th
Area
 • City250.73 km2 (96.81 sq mi)
Highest elevation
860 m (2,820 ft)
Lowest elevation
127 m (417 ft)
Population
 • City37,633
 • Density150/km2 (390/sq mi)
 • Urban
18,659
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
HR-10 430
Area code+385 1
Vehicle registrationZG
Patron saintshttp://www.samobor.hr

Samobor (pronounced [sâmɔ̝bɔ̝ːr]) is a city in Zagreb County, Croatia. It is part of the Zagreb metropolitan area.

Geography

Samobor is located west of Zagreb, between the eastern slopes of the Samobor hills (Croatian: Samoborsko gorje), the eastern part of Žumberak Mountains, in the Sava River valley. It is part of the historical region of Croatia proper.