Cinobaňa (Hungarian: Szinóbánya)is a village and municipality in the Poltár District in the Banská Bystrica Region of Slovakia. It belongs to the largest municipalities in Poltár District, together with Málinec.

Cinobaňa
Municipality
Cinobaňa (Turičky) - Evanjelický kostol.jpg
Cinobaňa is located in Banská Bystrica Region
Cinobaňa
Cinobaňa
Location of Cinobaňa in the Banská Bystrica Region
Cinobaňa is located in Slovakia
Cinobaňa
Cinobaňa
Location of Cinobaňa in Slovakia
Coordinates: 48°27′N 19°39′E / 48.450°N 19.650°E / 48.450; 19.650Coordinates: 48°27′N 19°39′E / 48.450°N 19.650°E / 48.450; 19.650
Country Slovakia
RegionBanská Bystrica
DistrictPoltár
First mentioned1279
Area
 • Total39.23[2] km2 (15.15[2] sq mi)
Elevation
432[3] m (1,417[3] ft)
Population
 (2021)
 • Total2,032[1]
Postal code
985 22[3]
Area code(s)+421 47[3]
Car platePT
Websitewww.cinobana.sk

HistoryEdit

In historical records, the village was first mentioned in 1279 as a miner village (1276 Villa Suine, 1342 Schiuina, 1393 Zennabanya, 1460 Zwinyebanya). It belonged to Somoskő Castle. From 1554 to 1594 it was occupied by Turks.

EconomyEdit

Part of Cinobaňa municipality are also villages Katarínska Huta and Turičky and the settlements Hrnčiarky and Žihľava. In Katarínska Huta was in 1836 glasswork constructed, which was overtaken by Ján Kožuch in 1854. Ján Kožuch established here in 1847 a small steelwork, which was in 1854 overtaken by Kuchyňka family. Both factories still exist, but a part of the larger companies. The village is popular for organising several sport festivals and events.

Genealogical resourcesEdit

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

  • Roman Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1776-1905 (parish B)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1769-1918 (parish A)

See alsoEdit

RerefencesEdit

  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.

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