Jászapáti is a town in Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok county, in the Northern Great Plain region of central Hungary.

Jászapáti
Gróf Széchenyi István Catholic Secondary School
Gróf Széchenyi István Catholic Secondary School
Flag of Jászapáti
Flag
Coat of arms of Jászapáti
Coat of arms
Jászapáti is located in Hungary
Jászapáti
Jászapáti
Location of Jászapáti
Coordinates: 47°30′45″N 20°08′30″E / 47.51250°N 20.14167°E / 47.51250; 20.14167Coordinates: 47°30′45″N 20°08′30″E / 47.51250°N 20.14167°E / 47.51250; 20.14167
Country Hungary
CountyJász-Nagykun-Szolnok
DistrictJászapáti
Area
 • Total78.16 km2 (30.18 sq mi)
Population
 (2018)
 • Total8,313[1]
 • Density109.9/km2 (285/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
5130
Area code(+36) 57
Websitewww.jaszapati.hu
Jászapáti church
Aerialphotography of Jászapáti

GeographyEdit

It covers an area of 78.16 km2 (30 sq mi) and has a population of 8585 people (2014).[1]

PoliticsEdit

The current mayor of Jászapáti is Ferenc Farkas (Fidesz-KDNP).

The local Municipal Assembly, elected at the 2019 local government elections, is made up of 9 members (1 Mayor and 8 Individual list MEPs) divided into this political parties and alliances:[2]

Party Seats Current Municipal Assembly
  Fidesz-KDNP 6 M          
  JÖSZ 2            
  Independent 1            

International relationsEdit

Jászapáti is twinned with:[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Gazetteer of Hungary, 1 January 2015. Hungarian Central Statistical Office. 1 January 2018
  2. ^ "Városi közgyűlés tagjai 2019-2024 - Jászapáti (Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok megye)". valasztas.hu. Retrieved 29 October 2019.
  3. ^ Jászapáti twinning

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