Batelov

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Batelov
Městys
Flag of Batelov
Flag
Coat of arms of Batelov
Coat of arms
Batelov is located in Czech Republic
Batelov
Batelov
Coordinates: 49°18′46″N 15°23′52″E / 49.31278°N 15.39778°E / 49.31278; 15.39778Coordinates: 49°18′46″N 15°23′52″E / 49.31278°N 15.39778°E / 49.31278; 15.39778
Country  Czech Republic
Region Vysočina
District Jihlava
Area
 • Total 42.68 km2 (16.48 sq mi)
Elevation 552 m (1,811 ft)
Population (2008)
 • Total 2,335
 • Density 55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Postal code 588 51
Website http://www.batelov.cz

Batelov (Czech pronunciation: [ˈbatɛlof]; German: Battelau) is a small town (městys) in Jihlava District in the Vysočina Region of the Czech Republic.

The town covers an area of 42.68 square kilometres (16.48 sq mi), and has a population of 2,335 (as at 1 January 2008).

Batelov lies on the Jihlava River, approximately 17 kilometres (11 mi) south-west of Jihlava and 112 km (70 mi) south-east of Prague.

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