Bohuslavice (Opava District)

Bohuslavice (German: Buslawitz, Polish: Bogusławice) is a municipality and village in Opava District in the Moravian-Silesian Region of the Czech Republic. It has about 1,800 inhabitants. It is part of the historic Hlučín Region.

Bohuslavice
Church of the Holy Trinity
Church of the Holy Trinity
Flag of Bohuslavice
Coat of arms of Bohuslavice
Bohuslavice is located in Czech Republic
Bohuslavice
Bohuslavice
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 49°56′32″N 18°7′43″E / 49.94222°N 18.12861°E / 49.94222; 18.12861Coordinates: 49°56′32″N 18°7′43″E / 49.94222°N 18.12861°E / 49.94222; 18.12861
Country Czech Republic
RegionMoravian-Silesian
DistrictOpava
First mentioned1288
Government
 • MayorPavel Dominik
Area
 • Total15.33 km2 (5.92 sq mi)
Elevation
239 m (784 ft)
Population
 (2022-01-01)[1]
 • Total1,754
 • Density110/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
747 19
Websitewww.bohuslavice.eu

HistoryEdit

The first written mention of Bohuslavice is from 1288. Until 1920, it belonged to the Prussian province of Silesia.[2]

After the Munich Agreement in 1938, Bohuslavice was annexed by Nazi Germany.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population of Municipalities – 1 January 2022". Czech Statistical Office. 2022-04-29.
  2. ^ "Historie" (in Czech). Obec Bohuslavice. Retrieved 2022-03-03.

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