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Prijedor municipality is located in the north-west part of Republic of Srpska and Bosnia and Herzegovina on the riverbanks of Sana and Gomjenica as well as on the hills which descend Kozara mountain into Prijedor valley. The valley where Prijedor is located is alluvial prairie comprising deposits of the Sana river.
The content and structure of the area depend greatly on geological structure of the land filled with springs and tributaries of the Sana river.
The area of Prijedor municipality encompasses 834 km², and the town itself is situated at an altitude of 135 m. Prijedor municipality is the second municipality in Republic of Srpska according to both its size and the number of its inhabitants. Prijedor municipality comprises 52 local communities.
The area of Prijedor municipality is located at 44°48′ 30″ northern geographical width, and 16°42′ 53″eastern geographical longitude.