Jurské

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Coordinates: 49°12′00″N 20°21′30″E / 49.20000°N 20.35833°E / 49.20000; 20.35833
Jurské
Municipality
Jurske centrum.JPG
Center of Jurské
Country Slovakia
Region Prešov
District Kežmarok
Elevation 640 m (2,100 ft)
Coordinates 49°12′00″N 20°21′30″E / 49.20000°N 20.35833°E / 49.20000; 20.35833
Area 3.825699 km2 (1.48 sq mi)
Population 1,027 (2010)
Density 268 / km2 (694 / sq mi)
Timezone CET (UTC+1)
 - summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 059 94
Area code 052
Location in Slovakia
Statistics: [1]
Website: http://www.jurske.ocu.sk

Jurské is a village and municipality in Kežmarok District in the Prešov Region of north Slovakia.[1]

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1294.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 647 metres and covers an area of 3.826 km². It has a population of about 1000 inhabitants.

Demographics[edit]

According to 2010 census total population had been 1027. In the village is sizeable Roma nationality, which had been claimed by 289 inhabitants, which is ca. 28% of the total population. In 2010 there had been 513 males and 514 females, what is ca. 50% for both.

Economy and infrastructure[edit]

In the village is kindergarten. elementary school, football pitch and a foodstuff store. Cultural sightseeings are baroque Roman Catholic and classical evangelical churches.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic". Výsledky SODB 2011. Štatistický úrad SR. Retrieved 9.8.2012.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)

Genealogical resources[edit]

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

  • Romancatholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1768-1896 (parish B)
  • Greekcatholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1822-1925 (parish B)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1785-1906 (parish B)

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