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Sellye (Croatian: Šeljin) is a town in Baranya county, Hungary. It is the centre of the Ormánság, a region located in the southern part of Baranya county.

Sellye
Flag of Sellye
Flag
Coat of arms of Sellye
Coat of arms
Sellye is located in Hungary
Sellye
Sellye
Location of Sellye
Coordinates: 45°52′19″N 17°50′45″E / 45.87200°N 17.84577°E / 45.87200; 17.84577Coordinates: 45°52′19″N 17°50′45″E / 45.87200°N 17.84577°E / 45.87200; 17.84577
Country Hungary
CountyBaranya
DistrictSellye
Area
 • Total25.18 km2 (9.72 sq mi)
Population
 (2008)
 • Total2,911
 • Density115.60/km2 (299.4/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
7960
Area code(+36) 73
Websitewww.sellye.hu

HistoryEdit

According to László Szita the settlement was completely Hungarian in the 18th century.[1]

Twin towns — sister citiesEdit

Sellye is twinned with:

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