Žipov (Hungarian: Sárosizsép) is a village and municipality in Prešov District in the Prešov Region of eastern Slovakia.

Žipov
Village
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Žipov is located in Slovakia
Žipov
Žipov
Location of Žipov in Slovakia
Coordinates: 48°58′N 21°06′E / 48.967°N 21.100°E / 48.967; 21.100Coordinates: 48°58′N 21°06′E / 48.967°N 21.100°E / 48.967; 21.100
CountrySlovakia
RegionPrešov
DistrictPrešov
Area
 • Total7.64 km2 (2.95 sq mi)
Elevation
390 m (1,280 ft)
Population
 (2004-12-31)
 • Total249
 • Density33/km2 (84/sq mi)
Postal code
082 41
Car platePO

HistoryEdit

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1354.

GeographyEdit

The municipality lies at an altitude of 390 metres and covers an area of 7.641 km². It has a population of about 250 people.

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