Velké Karlovice

Velké Karlovice is a municipality and village in Vsetín District in the Zlín Region of the Czech Republic. It has about 2,400 inhabitants. The municipality lies on the Vsetínská Bečva river.

Velké Karlovice
Roman Catholic Church of Our Lady of Snow
Roman Catholic Church of Our Lady of Snow
Flag of Velké Karlovice
Flag
Coat of arms of Velké Karlovice
Coat of arms
Velké Karlovice is located in Czech Republic
Velké Karlovice
Velké Karlovice
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 49°21′38″N 18°17′0″E / 49.36056°N 18.28333°E / 49.36056; 18.28333Coordinates: 49°21′38″N 18°17′0″E / 49.36056°N 18.28333°E / 49.36056; 18.28333
Country Czech Republic
RegionZlín
DistrictVsetín
Founded1714
Area
 • Total80.81 km2 (31.20 sq mi)
Elevation
533 m (1,749 ft)
Population
 (2020-01-01[1])
 • Total2,370
 • Density29/km2 (76/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
756 06
Websitewww.velkekarlovice.cz

HistoryEdit

Velké Karlovice was founded in 1714.

In popular cultureEdit

Doktor Martin, which is the Czech-Slovak remake of the British TV series Doc Martin, was filmed in Velké Karlovice.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population of Municipalities – 1 January 2020". Czech Statistical Office. 30 April 2020.

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