Makedonski Brod (Македонски Брод) is a municipality in eastern Republic of Macedonia, named after the town of Makedonski Brod, where the municipal seat is located. Makedonski Brod municipality is part of Southwestern statistical region.
The municipality borders Želino municipality and Brvenica in the north, Studeničani and Sopište in the northeast, Čaška and Dolneni in the southeast, Kruševo and Vraneštica in the south, Plasnica and Oslomej in the southwest and Gostivar in the northwest.
By the August 2004 territorial division of Macedonia, the rural Samokov municipality was attached to Makedonski Brod municipality, which then totaled 7,141 inhabitants. Before the merge, the municipality of Makedonski Brod had 5,517 inhabitants in 1994 and 5,558 in 2002. Samokov municipality had 2,057 inhabitants in 1994 and 1,553 in 2002.
Ethnic groups in the municipality (2002 census):
|Inhabited places in Makedonski Brod Municipality|
|village(s) :Belica | Benče | Bitovo | Blizansko | Breznica | Brest | Vir | Volče | Gorni Manastirec | Gorno Botušje | Gorno Krušje | Grešnica | Devič | Dolni Manastirec | Dolno Botušje | Dolno Krušje | Dragov Dol | Drenovo | Zagrad | Zvečan | Zdunje | Zrkle | Ižište | Inče | Kalagurec | Kovač | Kovče | Kosovo | Krapa | Latovo | Lokvica | Lupište | Mogilec | Modrište | Oreovec | Ramne | Rasteš | Rusjaci | Samokov | Slansko | Slatina | Staro Selo | Suvodol | Sušica | Taževo | Tomino Selo | Topolnica | Trebino | Trebovlje | Crešnevo Town(s): Makedonski Brod|