Desná (Jablonec nad Nisou District)

Desná (Czech pronunciation: [ˈdɛsnaː]; German: Dessendorf) is a town in the Liberec Region of the Czech Republic. It has around 3,100 inhabitants.

Desná
Town
Town hall
Town hall
Flag of Desná
Flag
Coat of arms of Desná
Coat of arms
Desná is located in Czech Republic
Desná
Desná
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 50°45′35″N 15°18′10″E / 50.75972°N 15.30278°E / 50.75972; 15.30278Coordinates: 50°45′35″N 15°18′10″E / 50.75972°N 15.30278°E / 50.75972; 15.30278
Country Czech Republic
RegionLiberec
DistrictJablonec nad Nisou
Founded1691
Government
 • MayorJaroslav Kořínek
Area
 • Total12.57 km2 (4.85 sq mi)
Elevation
490 m (1,610 ft)
Population
 (2020-01-01[1])
 • Total3,084
 • Density250/km2 (640/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
468 61
Websitemesto-desna.cz

The town consists of administrative parts Desná I, Desná II and Desná III.

TransportEdit

Koleje Dolnośląskie D21 line runs from Szklarska Poręba Górna to Liberec via the town.

Notable peopleEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population of Municipalities – 1 January 2020". Czech Statistical Office. 2020-04-30.

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