Hladovka (Polish: Głodówka) is a village and municipality in Tvrdošín District in the Žilina Region of northern Slovakia.

Hladovka
Village
HladovkaTemplom.jpg
Hladovka is located in Slovakia
Hladovka
Hladovka
Location in Slovakia
Coordinates: 49°22′N 19°46′E / 49.367°N 19.767°E / 49.367; 19.767Coordinates: 49°22′N 19°46′E / 49.367°N 19.767°E / 49.367; 19.767
CountrySlovakia
RegionŽilina
DistrictTvrdošín
Founded1593
Area
 • Total18.09[2] km2 (6.98[2] sq mi)
Elevation
747[3] m (2,451[3] ft)
Population
 (2021)
 • Total1,058[1]
Postal code
027 13[3]
Area code(s)+421 43[3]
Car plateTS
Websitewww.hladovka.orava.sk

HistoryEdit

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1598. Until 1918/20 it belonged to Hungary, 1920-1924 and 1938–1939 to Poland, 1939–1945 to Slovakia, 1945–1993 to Czechoslovakia.

GeographyEdit

The municipality lies at an altitude of 747 metres and covers an area of 18.098 km2. It has a population of about 960 people.

Genealogical resourcesEdit

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

  • Roman Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1763-1893 (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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