Plánice

Plánice (Czech pronunciation: [ˈplaːɲɪtsɛ]) (German: Planitz) is a town in Klatovy District in the Plzeň Region of the Czech Republic. It has about 1,700 inhabitants. It lies some 40 km (25 mi) to the south from the region capital of Plzeň.

Plánice
Panorama of Plánice
Panorama of Plánice
Coat of arms of Plánice
Coat of arms
Plánice is located in Czech Republic
Plánice
Plánice
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 49°23′22″N 13°28′29″E / 49.38944°N 13.47472°E / 49.38944; 13.47472Coordinates: 49°23′22″N 13°28′29″E / 49.38944°N 13.47472°E / 49.38944; 13.47472
Country Czech Republic
RegionPlzeň
DistrictKlatovy
First mentioned1352
Government
 • MayorZdeněk Pavlíček
Area
 • Total55.64 km2 (21.48 sq mi)
Elevation
579 m (1,900 ft)
Population
 (2021-01-01)[1]
 • Total1,660
 • Density30/km2 (77/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal codes
339 01, 340 34, 341 01, 341 42
Websitewww.planice.cz

Administrative partsEdit

Villages of Bližanovy, Křížovice, Kvasetice, Lovčice, Mlynářovice, Nová Plánice, Pohoří, Štipoklasy, Vracov, Zbyslav and Zdebořice are administrative parts of Plánice.

Notable peopleEdit

Twin towns – sister citiesEdit

Plánice is twinned with:[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population of Municipalities – 1 January 2021". Czech Statistical Office. 2021-04-30.
  2. ^ "Plánice – kostel sv. Blažeje". masposumavi.cz (in Czech). Místní akční skupina Pošumaví. Retrieved 2020-07-27.

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