Buzica

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Coordinates: 48°31′58″N 21°4′37″E / 48.53278°N 21.07694°E / 48.53278; 21.07694
Buzica (Buzita)
village
Buzica, Rímskokatolícky Kostol Povýšenia svätého Kríža.jpg
Catholic church in the village
Country Slovakia
Region Kosice
District Kosice
Tourism region Abov
River Hornád
Coordinates 48°31′58″N 21°4′37″E / 48.53278°N 21.07694°E / 48.53278; 21.07694
Area 19.86 km2 (8 sq mi)
Population 1,171 (2005)
Density 59 / km2 (153 / sq mi)
First mentioned 1262
Mayor Jozef Mohňanský
Timezone CET (UTC+1)
 - summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 044 73
Phone prefix 521264
Car plate KS
Location of Buzica in Slovakia
Location of Buzica in Slovakia
Location of Buzica in the Košice Region
Location of Buzica in the Košice Region
Wikimedia Commons: Buzica
Website: http://buzica.ou.sk/ Buzica.OU.sk]

Buzica (Hungarian: Buzita) is a village and municipality in Košice-okolie District in the Kosice Region of eastern Slovakia.

Geography[edit]

The village is located around 26 km southwest of Košice on the border with Hungary.

History[edit]

Historically the village was first mentioned in 1262.

Population[edit]

In 1910, the village had a population of 1088, mostly Hungarians. According to the official census of 2011, the population included 1195 inhabitants, of which 628 were Hungarians and 425 were Slovaks whilst there were 122 people in the village who declined to admit their national affilitation.

Genealogical resources[edit]

The records for genealogical research are available at the state archive "Statny Archiv in Kosice, Slovakia"

  • Roman Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1741-1895 (parish A)
  • Greek Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1791-1896 (parish B)
  • Reformated church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1741-1920 (parish A)

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