Horažďovice

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Coordinates: 49°19′15″N 13°42′04″E / 49.32083°N 13.70111°E / 49.32083; 13.70111
Horažďovice
Town
Kostel sv. Petra a Pavla (Horažďovice).jpg
historical city center
Coat of arms
Country Czech Republic
Region Plzeň
District Klatovy
Commune Horažďovice
Parts Babín, Boubín, Horažďovice, Horažďovická Lhota, Komušín, Svaté Pole, Třebomyslice, Veřechov
River Otava
Center Masarykovo náměstí
 - elevation 427 m (1,401 ft)
 - coordinates 49°19′15″N 13°42′04″E / 49.32083°N 13.70111°E / 49.32083; 13.70111
Area 43.02 km2 (16.61 sq mi)
Population 5,670 (2006-12-31)
Density 132 / km2 (342 / sq mi)
Town rights 1292
Mayor Jindřiška Antropiusová
Timezone CET (UTC+1)
 - summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 341 01
Location in the Czech Republic
Location in the Czech Republic
Wikimedia Commons: Horažďovice
Statistics: statnisprava.cz
Website: www.sumavanet.cz/horazdovice
Horažďovice
Municipality with Extended Competence & Municipality with Commissioned Local Authority
Country Czech Republic
Region Plzeň
Municipalities Břežany, Hejná, Horažďovice, Hradešice, Chanovice, Kejnice, Kovčín, Kvášňovice, Malý Bor, Maňovice, Myslív, Nalžovské Hory, Nehodiv, Olšany, Pačejov, Slatina, Svéradice, Tužice, Velké Hydčice, Velký Bor
Area 258.72 km2 (99.89 sq mi)
Population 12,187 (2005-31-12)
Density 47 / km2 (122 / sq mi)

Horažďovice (Czech pronunciation: [ˈɦoraʒɟovɪtsɛ]; German: Horaschdowitz) is a town in the Plzeň Region of the Czech Republic. It lies on the Otava River, some 50 km (31 mi) to the South-East from the region capital of Plzeň.

Horažďovice is also a Municipality with Extended Competence and a Municipality with Commissioned Local Authority within the same borders.

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