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For the village in Sofia Province, see Letnitsa (village).

Coat of arms
Location of Letnitsa

Coordinates: 43°19′N 25°04′E / 43.317°N 25.067°E / 43.317; 25.067

Country Bulgaria
 • Mayor Krasimir Dzhonev
Elevation 52 m (171 ft)
Population (December 2009)[1]
 • Total 3,739
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal Code 5570
Area code(s) 06941

Letnitsa (Bulgarian: Летница, also transliterated Letnitza, Letnica) is a town in central northern Bulgaria, part of Lovech Province. It is the administrative centre of the homonymous Letnitsa Municipality and lies in the northeastern part of the province, close to the town of Levski. As of December 2009, the town has a population of 3,739 inhabitants.[1]


Letnitsa municipality includes the following four places:

  • Gorsko Slivovo
  • Karpachevo
  • Krushuna
  • Letnitsa


Letnitsa Glacier on Smith Island, South Shetland Islands is named after Letnitsa.


Coordinates: 42°26′N 25°39′E / 42.433°N 25.650°E / 42.433; 25.650

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