Mátészalka

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Mátészalka
House of Culture
House of Culture
Mátészalka is located in Hungary
Mátészalka
Mátészalka
Coordinates: 47°57′00″N 22°19′00″E / 47.95000°N 22.31667°E / 47.95000; 22.31667
Country  Hungary
County Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg
Area
 • Total 41.81 km2 (16.14 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 18,084
 • Density 443.87/km2 (1,149.6/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 4700
Area code(s) 44

Mátészalka is a town in Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg county, in the Northern Great Plain region of eastern Hungary.

Geography[edit]

It covers an area of 41.81 km2 (16 sq mi) and has a population of 17,015 people (2011).

The town was the birthplace of actor Tony Curtis' father.

International relations[edit]

Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

Mátészalka is twinned with:

Coordinates: 47°57′N 22°19′E / 47.950°N 22.317°E / 47.950; 22.317