Tirana is one of the most populated cities in Albania, and at the same time, this city is the capital of this country as well. Located in Europe, you may find the city easily with the following GPS coordinates: 41.18N latitude / 19.49E longitude. For routing in Tirana, please check the free driving directions Tirana service below.
When you visit Albania, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is Albanian, and the officially used currency is Albanian lek (ALL), since 1926.
Tirana, the capital city, has numerous population; 353 400 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Tirana counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Albania, bears 2 934 363 sum citizens spreading on its 11 099,66 sq mi / 28 748 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Albania is Unitary parliamentary constitutional republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: Ti Shqipëri, më jep nder, më jep emrin Shqipëtar (You Albania, give me honor, give me the name Albanian), while salute for the national anthem called: Albanian National Anthem.
Please have a look at the information page of this country for a wide range of information such as economic data, population, geographical knowledge, additional Albania Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
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Short geographic information for Albania
Albania situated on the eastern shore of the Adriatic Sea, with Montenegro and Serbia to the north, Macedonia to the east, and Greece to the south.
Slightly larger than Maryland, Albania is composed of two major regions: a mountainous highland region (north, east, and south) constituting 70% of the land area, and a western coastal lowland region that contains nearly all of the country’s agricultural land and is the most densely populated part of Albania.