Liběchov

Liběchov (Czech pronunciation: [ˈlɪbjɛxof]; German: Liboch) is a small town in the Central Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic. It has about 1,100 inhabitants, which made Liběchov the least populated town in the Central Bohemian Region. It is located about 36 km north of Prague on right bank of the Elbe River, approximately in half way between towns of Mělník and Štětí.

Liběchov
Town
Liběchov Château
Liběchov Château
Flag of Liběchov
Flag
Coat of arms of Liběchov
Coat of arms
Liběchov is located in Czech Republic
Liběchov
Liběchov
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 50°24′29″N 14°26′48″E / 50.40806°N 14.44667°E / 50.40806; 14.44667Coordinates: 50°24′29″N 14°26′48″E / 50.40806°N 14.44667°E / 50.40806; 14.44667
Country Czech Republic
RegionCentral Bohemian
DistrictMělník
First mentioned1311
Government
 • MayorVladimíra Zralíková
Area
 • Total11.77 km2 (4.54 sq mi)
Elevation
171 m (561 ft)
Population
 (2020-01-01[1])
 • Total1,067
 • Density91/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
277 21
Websitewww.libechov.cz

SightsEdit

Near Liběchov is Klácelka, an artificial cave featuring large sculptures by Václav Levý.

ReferencesEdit

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