Cífer is a municipality (village) in the Trnava District, Slovakia. It has a population of 3,941.[5]

Cífer
village
Church of St. Michael in Cífer
Church of St. Michael in Cífer
Flag of Cífer
Coat of arms of Cífer
Cífer is located in Trnava Region
Cífer
Cífer
Location of Cífer in the Trnava Region
Cífer is located in Slovakia
Cífer
Cífer
Cífer (Slovakia)
Coordinates: 48°19′00″N 17°30′00″E / 48.31667°N 17.50000°E / 48.31667; 17.50000Coordinates: 48°19′00″N 17°30′00″E / 48.31667°N 17.50000°E / 48.31667; 17.50000
CountrySlovakia
RegionTrnava
DistrictTrnava
First mentioned1291
Government
 • MayorMaroš Sagan
Area
 • Total29.88[2] km2 (11.54[2] sq mi)
Elevation
149[3] m (489[3] ft)
Population
 (2021)
 • Total4,610[1]
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
919 43[3]
Area code(s)+421 33[3]
Car plateTT
Websitehttp://www.cifer.sk/

Archaeological finds from the Neolithic, Bronze Age, Roman Period, and early Slavic period have been made in the village. The first written mention of the settlement dates from 1291. It received town status in the early 18th century, but it has lost it since then.

Folk group from Cífer wearing traditional costumes.

Prominent residentsEdit

Partner villageEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Počet obyvateľov podľa pohlavia - obce (ročne)". www.statistics.sk (in Slovak). Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic. 2022-03-31. Retrieved 2022-03-31.
  2. ^ a b "Hustota obyvateľstva - obce [om7014rr_ukaz: Rozloha (Štvorcový meter)]". www.statistics.sk (in Slovak). Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic. 2022-03-31. Retrieved 2022-03-31.
  3. ^ a b c d "Základná charakteristika". www.statistics.sk (in Slovak). Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic. 2015-04-17. Retrieved 2022-03-31.
  4. ^ a b "Hustota obyvateľstva - obce". www.statistics.sk (in Slovak). Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic. 2022-03-31. Retrieved 2022-03-31.
  5. ^ "Cífer - Okres Trnava - E-OBCE.sk".

Genealogical resourcesEdit

The records for genealogical research are available at the state archive "Statny Archiv in Bratislava, Slovakia"

  • Roman Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1666-1898 (parish A)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1666-1896 (parish B)
  • Reformated church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1787-1924 (parish B)

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