Location of Cerovlje in Croatia
|• Total||105 km2 (41 sq mi)|
|• Density||16/km2 (41/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
Cerovlje (Italian: Cerreto) is a village and a municipality in Istria, Croatia.
Many ancient towns and decayed castles (Belaj, Posert, Paz, Gologorica, Gradinje) can be found in its territory. Almost every town or castle in Cerovlje is on top of a hill, from where they could see enemies from a farther distance. During the Middle Ages (under the reign of the Holy Roman Empire), the people of Cerovlje also built many churches.
The total population of Cerovlje is 1,667 (census 2011).
The census of 2011 had recorded the following settlements:
|Population number according to the census|
Note: Emerged from old Pazin municipality. From 1857 until 1971 includes part of the data of Pazin.