Szigetszentmiklós

Szigetszentmiklós (Hungarian: [ˈsiɡɛt.sɛntmikloːʃ]) is a city in Pest county, Hungary with around 40,000 inhabitants.

Szigetszentmiklós
Church of Saint Nicholas
Church of Saint Nicholas
Flag of Szigetszentmiklós
Coat of arms of Szigetszentmiklós
Szigetszentmiklós is located in Hungary
Szigetszentmiklós
Szigetszentmiklós
Location of Szigetszentmiklós
Szigetszentmiklós is located in Europe
Szigetszentmiklós
Szigetszentmiklós
Szigetszentmiklós (Europe)
Coordinates: 47°20′44″N 19°02′54″E / 47.34556°N 19.04833°E / 47.34556; 19.04833Coordinates: 47°20′44″N 19°02′54″E / 47.34556°N 19.04833°E / 47.34556; 19.04833
Area
 • Total45.65 km2 (17.63 sq mi)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total40,105[1]
Area code24
WebsiteOfficial town website

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LocationEdit

Szigetszentmiklós is located south of Budapest in the Csepel Island on the Danube in Ráckeve Region.

HistoryEdit

After the Árpád dynasty was established, the region of today's Ráckeve belonged to the Hungarian king. Szigetszentmiklós became a town in January 1986. It mentioned in official document in 1264 the first time.

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Twin towns – sister citiesEdit

Szigetszentmiklós is twinned with:[3]

GalleryEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://hu.wikipedia.org/w/undefined?action=edit&section=6[dead link]
  2. ^ Source: 2003, KSH
  3. ^ "Testvérvárosok". szigetszentmiklos.hu (in Hungarian). Szigetszentmiklós. Retrieved 2020-11-10.

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