Lechnica

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Coordinates: 49°22′50″N 20°24′30″E / 49.38056°N 20.40833°E / 49.38056; 20.40833
Lechnica
Municipality
Lechnica P29.jpg
Aerial view on Lehnica
Country Slovakia
Region Prešov
District Kežmarok
Elevation 485 m (1,591 ft)
Coordinates 49°22′50″N 20°24′30″E / 49.38056°N 20.40833°E / 49.38056; 20.40833
Area 12.525 km2 (4.84 sq mi)
Population 280 (2010)
Density 22 / km2 (57 / sq mi)
Timezone CET (UTC+1)
 - summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 059 06
Area code 052
Location in Slovakia
Statistics: [1]
Website: http://www.lechnica.sk

Lechnica 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 1319.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 490 metres and covers an area of 12.525 km². It has a population of about 315 people.

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)

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