Šlapanice

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Šlapanice (Czech pronunciation: [ˈʃlapaɲɪtsɛ]) is a town in the South Moravian Region of the Czech Republic, close to Brno.

Šlapanice
Town
Masaryk Square with the museum and the Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary
Masaryk Square with the museum and the Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary
Flag of Šlapanice
Flag
Coat of arms of Šlapanice
Coat of arms
Šlapanice is located in Czech Republic
Šlapanice
Šlapanice
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 49°10′7″N 16°43′38″E / 49.16861°N 16.72722°E / 49.16861; 16.72722Coordinates: 49°10′7″N 16°43′38″E / 49.16861°N 16.72722°E / 49.16861; 16.72722
CountryCzech Republic
RegionSouth Moravian
DistrictBrno-Country
First mentioned1235
Government
 • MayorMichaela Trněná
Area
 • Total14.64 km2 (5.65 sq mi)
Elevation
230 m (750 ft)
Population
 (2019-01-01[1])
 • Total7,563
 • Density520/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
664 51
Websitewww.slapanice.cz

It has approximately 7,500 inhabitants.

Village Bedřichovice is an administrative part of Šlapanice.

Twin towns — sister citiesEdit

Šlapanice is twinned with:[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population of municipalities of the Czech republic". Czech Statistical Office. Retrieved 2019-04-30.
  2. ^ "Jumelages: Slapanice" (in French). Braine-l'Alleud. Retrieved 2019-08-27.

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