Roztoky (Czech pronunciation: [ˈrostokɪ]; German: Rostok) is a town in Prague-West District in the Central Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic. It has about 8,800 inhabitants. Roztoky is located north of Prague on the Vltava River.
Roztoky u Prahy
|• Mayor||Jan Jakob|
|• Total||8.13 km2 (3.14 sq mi)|
|Elevation||237 m (778 ft)|
|• Density||1,100/km2 (2,800/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
According to archaeological findings, the area of Roztoky was inhabited continuously from the early Stone Age to the early Middle Ages. The first written mention of Roztoky is found in the ruling charter from 1233, in which Peter of Roztoky was mentioned.
Twin towns – sister citiesEdit
- Skawina, Poland