Jászárokszállás

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Jászárokszállás
Country  Hungary
County Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok
Area
 • Total 77.17 km2 (29.80 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 8,267
 • Density 107.13/km2 (277.5/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 5123
Area code(s) 57
Location of Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok county in Hungary

Jászárokszállás is a town in Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok county, in the Northern Great Plain region of central Hungary.

Jászárokszállás from above

Geography[edit]

It covers an area of 77.17 km2 (30 sq mi) and has a population of 8267 people (2001).

History[edit]

First mention of Jászárokszállás was in the beginning of the 14th century.

Twin towns – Sister cities[edit]

Jászárokszállás is twinned with:

People[edit]

Famous actors from here are:

Also, here lived Ferenc Donáth (1913–1986), a famous Hungarian politician.

Coordinates: 47°38′N 19°59′E / 47.633°N 19.983°E / 47.633; 19.983