Bystřice pod Hostýnem

Bystřice pod Hostýnem (Czech pronunciation: [ˈbɪstr̝̊ɪtsɛ ˈpod ɦostiːnɛm]; German: Bistritz am Hostein) is a town in the Zlín Region of the Czech Republic. It has about 8,100 inhabitants.

Bystřice pod Hostýnem
Town
The town seen from the Hostýn hill
The town seen from the Hostýn hill
Flag of Bystřice pod Hostýnem
Flag
Coat of arms of Bystřice pod Hostýnem
Coat of arms
Bystřice pod Hostýnem is located in Czech Republic
Bystřice pod Hostýnem
Bystřice pod Hostýnem
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 49°23′57″N 17°40′26″E / 49.39917°N 17.67389°E / 49.39917; 17.67389Coordinates: 49°23′57″N 17°40′26″E / 49.39917°N 17.67389°E / 49.39917; 17.67389
Country Czech Republic
RegionZlín
DistrictKroměříž
First mentioned1368
Government
 • MayorZdeněk Pánek
Area
 • Total26.81 km2 (10.35 sq mi)
Elevation
315 m (1,033 ft)
Population
 (2020-01-01[1])
 • Total8,144
 • Density300/km2 (790/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
768 61
Websitewww.bystriceph.cz

Notable peopleEdit

Twin towns – sister citiesEdit

Bystřice pod Hostýnem is twinned with:[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population of Municipalities – 1 January 2020". Czech Statistical Office. 2020-04-30.
  2. ^ "Partnerská města". bystriceph.cz (in Czech). Město Bystřice pod Hostýnem. Retrieved 2020-09-17.

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