Kalek (German: Kallich) is a village and municipality (obec) in Chomutov District in the Ústí nad Labem Region of the Czech Republic.

Kalek
Municipality
Eastern part of the village with the Church of Saint Wenceslaus
Eastern part of the village with the Church of Saint Wenceslaus
Flag of Kalek
Flag
Coat of arms of Kalek
Coat of arms
Location in Chomutov District
Location in Chomutov District
Kalek is located in Czech Republic
Kalek
Kalek
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 50°34′42″N 13°19′20″E / 50.57833°N 13.32222°E / 50.57833; 13.32222Coordinates: 50°34′42″N 13°19′20″E / 50.57833°N 13.32222°E / 50.57833; 13.32222
Country Czech Republic
RegionÚstí nad Labem
DistrictChomutov
Area
 • Total48.69 km2 (18.80 sq mi)
Elevation
700 m (2,300 ft)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total207
 • Density4.3/km2 (11/sq mi)
Postal code
431 32
Websitehttp://www.obec-kalek.cz

The municipality covers an area of 48.69 square kilometres (18.80 sq mi), and has a population of 207 (as at 28 August 2006).

Kalek lies approximately 14 kilometres (9 mi) north of Chomutov, 50 km (31 mi) west of Ústí nad Labem, and 94 km (58 mi) north-west of Prague.

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