Sobotka

Sobotka (Czech pronunciation: [ˈsobotka]) is a town in Jíčín district in the Hradec Králové Region of the Czech Republic. It has around 2,300 inhabitants.

Sobotka
Town
Town square
Town square
Coat of arms of Sobotka
Coat of arms
Sobotka is located in Czech Republic
Sobotka
Sobotka
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 50°27′N 15°10′E / 50.450°N 15.167°E / 50.450; 15.167Coordinates: 50°27′N 15°10′E / 50.450°N 15.167°E / 50.450; 15.167
CountryCzech Republic
RegionHradec Králové
DistrictJičín
MunicipalitySobotka
First mentioned1323
Government
 • MayorStanislav Tlášek
Area
 • Total19.31 km2 (7.46 sq mi)
Elevation
305 m (1,001 ft)
Population
 (2006-07-03)
 • Total2,325
 • Density120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
507 43
Websitewww.sobotka.cz//

Villages Čálovice, Kdanice, Lavice, Spyšova, Staňkova Lhota, Stéblovice Trní and Zajakury are administrative parts of Sobotka. It lies between Mladá Boleslav and Jičín, 80 kilometers north-east from the capital Prague.

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