Holice (Pardubice District)

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Coordinates: 50°4′18″N 15°59′15″E / 50.07167°N 15.98750°E / 50.07167; 15.98750
Holice
Town
Kostel Svatého Martina v Holicích.jpg
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Country Czech Republic
Region Pardubice
District Pardubice
Commune Pardubice
Elevation 245 m (804 ft)
Coordinates 50°4′18″N 15°59′15″E / 50.07167°N 15.98750°E / 50.07167; 15.98750
Area 19.69 km2 (7.6 sq mi)
Population 6,380
Density 324 / km2 (839 / sq mi)
First mentioned 1336
Mayor Mgr. Ladislav Effenberk (2010)
Timezone CET (UTC+1)
 - summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 534 14
Location in the Czech Republic
Location in the Czech Republic
Wikimedia Commons: Holice
Statistics: statnisprava.cz
Website: www.mestoholice.cz

Holice, Holice v Čechách (Czech pronunciation: [ˈɦolɪtsɛ]; German: Holitz, Holitz in Böhmen) is a town in Pardubice Region of the Czech Republic.

History[edit]

Holice was first mentioned in 1336. It obtained the town status in the 15th century.

Holice today[edit]

Holice microregion[edit]

Holice serves as center of microregion with villages: Býšť, Dobříkov, Dolní Roveň, Dolní Ředice, Horní Jelení, Horní Ředice, Chvojenec, Jaroslav, Ostřetín, Poběžovice u Holic, Radhošť, Trusnov, Týnišťko, Uhersko, Veliny and Vysoké Chvojno.

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