Odolena Voda

Odolena Voda is a town in Prague-East District in the Central Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic. It has about 6,200 inhabitants. It is located about 16 km north of Prague.

Odolena Voda
Odolena Voda seen from the north
Odolena Voda seen from the north
Flag of Odolena Voda
Flag
Coat of arms of Odolena Voda
Coat of arms
Odolena Voda is located in Czech Republic
Odolena Voda
Odolena Voda
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 50°13′55″N 14°24′39″E / 50.23194°N 14.41083°E / 50.23194; 14.41083Coordinates: 50°13′55″N 14°24′39″E / 50.23194°N 14.41083°E / 50.23194; 14.41083
Country Czech Republic
RegionCentral Bohemian
DistrictPrague-East
First mentioned1352
Government
 • MayorHana Plecitá
Area
 • Total11.24 km2 (4.34 sq mi)
Elevation
248 m (814 ft)
Population
 (2021-01-01)[1]
 • Total6,200
 • Density550/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
250 70
Websitewww.odolenavoda.cz

Administrative partsEdit

The village of Dolínek is an administrative part of Odolena Voda.

HistoryEdit

The first written mention of Odolena Voda is from 1352.[2]

EconomyEdit

The biggest aircraft manufacturer in the Czech Republic, Aero Vodochody, is based in the town. It was founded in 1953.[2]

SightsEdit

The Baroque Church of Saint Clement was built by Kilián Ignác Dientzenhofer in 1733–1735.[2]

Notable peopleEdit

GalleryEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population of Municipalities – 1 January 2021". Czech Statistical Office. 2021-04-30.
  2. ^ a b c "Z historie Odoleny Vody" (in Czech). Město Odolena Voda. Retrieved 2021-01-05.

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