Praskačka is a municipality and village in Hradec Králové District in the Hradec Králové Region of the Czech Republic. It has about 1,100 inhabitants.

Praskačka
Church of the Holy Trinity
Church of the Holy Trinity
Flag of Praskačka
Coat of arms of Praskačka
Praskačka is located in Czech Republic
Praskačka
Praskačka
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 50°10′23″N 15°44′22″E / 50.17306°N 15.73944°E / 50.17306; 15.73944Coordinates: 50°10′23″N 15°44′22″E / 50.17306°N 15.73944°E / 50.17306; 15.73944
Country Czech Republic
RegionHradec Králové
DistrictHradec Králové
First mentioned1465
Government
 • MayorPavel Capek
Area
 • Total12.89 km2 (4.98 sq mi)
Elevation
239 m (784 ft)
Population
 (2021-01-01)[1]
 • Total1,085
 • Density84/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
503 33
Websitewww.praskacka.cz

Administrative partsEdit

Villages of Krásnice, Sedlice, Vlčkovice and Žižkovec are administrative parts of Praskačka.

SportEdit

The municipality is known for its greyhound racing track, which is the only one in the Czech Republic which meets the international standards.[2]

Notable peopleEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population of Municipalities – 1 January 2021". Czech Statistical Office. 2021-04-30.
  2. ^ "Chrtí dostihová dráha Praskačka" (in Czech). Kudy z nudy. Retrieved 2020-09-03.

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