) is a town and municipality located in the Kolubara District
. In 2002, the population of the town was 6,018, while population of the municipality was 32,104.
The location of Ub is in favorable proximity to major roads, big cities and industrial centers. Distance between Ub and nearest roads is:
Train traffic – railway Belgrade – Bar : awayRiver traffic – port of Belgrade and port of Šabac : awayAir traffic - Airport Nikola Tesla Belgrade : awayRoad traffic – main road routes (M4, M19, M21, M22) go through this district, from where one can easily reach every city in Republic of Serbia.
A projected highway route Belgrade – South Adria goes through territory of Ub. It is planned to build a junction from the city of Ub, in village Stublenica, from Belgrade. Near this area is the projected future industrial zone Ub East.
The first communities established at the municipal territory of Ub, according to the historical traces and traces of human civilization discovered in the current settlements Trlića, Kalinovac Brgule and other, originated from the time of Vinča culture, that in the period around 5000 BC. In the settlement Čučuge today there are traces of the Bronze Age.
Based on written traces, place Ub is located between the villages of Gunjevac and Sovljak. The most realistic legend of the origin of the name of this place is one that says that the word "UB" have meaning... Read More