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Žamberk (Czech pronunciation: [ˈʒambɛrk]; German: Senftenberg in Böhmen) is a town in the Ústí nad Orlicí District, Pardubice Region of the Czech Republic. It has about 6,000 inhabitants.

Žamberk
Town
Town hall
Town hall
Flag of Žamberk
Flag
Coat of arms of Žamberk
Coat of arms
Žamberk is located in Czech Republic
Žamberk
Žamberk
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 50°5′N 16°28′E / 50.083°N 16.467°E / 50.083; 16.467Coordinates: 50°5′N 16°28′E / 50.083°N 16.467°E / 50.083; 16.467
Country Czech Republic
RegionPardubice
DistrictÚstí nad Orlicí
First mentioned1332
Government
 • MayorOldřich Jedlička
Area
 • Total16.91 km2 (6.53 sq mi)
Elevation
418 m (1,371 ft)
Population
 (2019-01-01[1])
 • Total6,104
 • Density360/km2 (930/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
564 01
Websitewww.zamberk.cz

Museums and Historic SitesEdit

Notable people associated with ŽamberkEdit

PublicationsEdit

  • E. Albert-Chotovský: Paměti města Žamberka

Twin towns — sister citiesEdit

Exchange programEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population of municipalities of the Czech republic". Czech Statistical Office. Retrieved 2019-04-30.
  2. ^ "Stručná historie partnerských styků města" (in Czech). Město Žamberk. Retrieved 2019-08-25.

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