Šanov (Znojmo District)

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Šanov
Municipality
Skyline of Šanov
Šanov is located in Czech Republic
Šanov
Šanov
Coordinates: 48°48′28″N 16°21′47″E / 48.80778°N 16.36306°E / 48.80778; 16.36306Coordinates: 48°48′28″N 16°21′47″E / 48.80778°N 16.36306°E / 48.80778; 16.36306
Country  Czech Republic
Region South Moravian
District Znojmo
Area
 • Total 20.45 km2 (7.90 sq mi)
Elevation 199 m (653 ft)
Population (1.1.2012)
 • Total 1,472
 • Density 72/km2 (190/sq mi)
Postal code 671 64 to 671 68
Website http://www.sanov.cz

Šanov, fully Šanov nad Jevišovkou (German: Schönau) is a village and municipality (obec) in Znojmo District in the South Moravian Region of the Czech Republic.

The municipality covers an area of 20.45 square kilometres (7.90 sq mi), and has a population of 1,282 (as at 2 October 2006).

Šanov lies approximately 25 kilometres (16 mi) east of Znojmo, 48 km (30 mi) south-west of Brno, and 200 km (124 mi) south-east of Prague.

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