Rudnik District
Četrtna skupnost Rudnik
Map of districts in Ljubljana. The Rudnik District is number 11.
Rudnik District
Rudnik District
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°1′8.01″N 14°32′43.34″E / 46.0188917°N 14.5453722°E / 46.0188917; 14.5453722Coordinates: 46°1′8.01″N 14°32′43.34″E / 46.0188917°N 14.5453722°E / 46.0188917; 14.5453722
Country
Slovenia
Traditional regionLower Carniola
Statistical regionCentral Slovenia
MunicipalityLjubljana
Area
 • Total25.48 km2 (9.84 sq mi)
Population
 (2014)
 • Total13,558
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The Rudnik District (pronounced [ˈɾuːdnik], Slovene: Četrtna skupnost Rudnik), or simply Rudnik, is a district (mestna četrt) of the City Municipality of Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia. It is named after the former village of Rudnik.

Geography

The Rudnik District is bounded on the northwest by the Ljubljanica River, on the northeast by the crest of Golovec Hill, and on the south by the A2 Freeway and a line running through the Ljubljana Marsh. The district includes the former village of Rudnik and the marsh hamlets of Ilovica, Volar, Pri Strahu, Pri Maranzu, Kožuh, and Havptmance.

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