Tiszafüred District

Tiszafüred (Hungarian: Tiszafüredi járás) is a district in north-eastern part of Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok County. Tiszafüred is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Northern Great Plain Statistical Region.

Tiszafüred District
Tiszafüredi járás
Official logo of Tiszafüred District
Tiszafüred District within Hungary and Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok County.
Tiszafüred District within Hungary and Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok County.
Country Hungary
CountyJász-Nagykun-Szolnok
District seatTiszafüred
Area
 • Total417.05 km2 (161.02 sq mi)
Area rank9th in Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok
Population
 (2011 census)
 • Total19,559
 • Rank9th in Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok
 • Density47/km2 (120/sq mi)

GeographyEdit

Tiszafüred District borders with Mezőkövesd District (Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County) to the north, Balmazújváros District (Hajdú-Bihar County) to the east, Karcag District to the south, Kunhegyes District and Füzesabony District (Heves County) to the west. The number of the inhabited places in Tiszafüred District is 7.

MunicipalitiesEdit

The district has 1 town and 6 villages. (ordered by population, as of 1 January 2012)[1]

The bolded municipality is the city.

DemographicsEdit

Religion in Tiszafüred District (2011 census)

  Catholic Church (27.2%)
  Calvinism (21.5%)
  Lutheranism (0.2%)
  Other religions (1.3%)
  Non-religious (20.7%)
  Atheists (0.7%)
  Undeclared (28.0%)

In 2011, it had a population of 19,559 and the population density was 47/km².

Year County population[2] Change
2011 19,559 n/a

EthnicityEdit

Besides the Hungarian majority, the main minorities are the Roma (approx. 1,000) and German (200).

Total population (2011 census): 19,559
Ethnic groups (2011 census):[3] Identified themselves: 17,758 persons:

Approx. 2,000 persons in Tiszafüred District did not declare their ethnic group at the 2011 census.

ReligionEdit

Religious adherence in the county according to 2011 census:[4]

GalleryEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ A KSH 2012. évi helységnévkönyve
  2. ^ népesség.com, "Tiszafüredi járás népessége"
  3. ^ 4.1.6.1 A népesség nemzetiség szerint, 2011, (in Hungarian) [1]
  4. ^ 4.1.7.1 A népesség vallás, felekezet szerint, 2011, (in Hungarian) [2]

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 47°29′00″N 20°42′00″E / 47.4833°N 20.7000°E / 47.4833; 20.7000