Pesnica pri Mariboru
|• Total||3.2 km2 (1.2 sq mi)|
|Elevation||266 m (873 ft)|
|• Density||260/km2 (700/sq mi)|
The settlement started to develop with the arrival of the railway in the 19th century, and particularly developed after World War II. After 1945, Pesnica became the centre of the western Slovene Hills. The elementary school and preschool in Pesnica were built by the Germans during the war. Since 1994, Pesnica has been the seat of the Styria Technological Park.
Notable people that were born or lived in Pesnica include:
- "Pesnica pri Mariboru, Pesnica". Place Names. Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia. Retrieved 23 February 2013.
- Media related to Pesnica pri Mariboru at Wikimedia Commons