Mány

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Mány
Mány is located in Hungary
Mány
Mány
Location of Mány
Coordinates: 47°31′58″N 18°39′16″E / 47.5328°N 18.65455°E / 47.5328; 18.65455Coordinates: 47°31′58″N 18°39′16″E / 47.5328°N 18.65455°E / 47.5328; 18.65455
Country  Hungary
County Fejér
Area
 • Total 44.72 km2 (17.27 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Total 2,374
 • Density 53.08/km2 (137.5/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 2065
Area code(s) 22
Website www.many.hu

Location[edit]

Mány is located in the northest side of Fejér county, in the Zsámbéki-basin.

History[edit]

In the middle ages Mány was in Esztergom county. Mány and Örs were destroyed in the first decades of the Turkey occupation, so they become a heath. From 1611 there was a Batthyány estate, but in 1680 Batthyány family pledged their estates in Mány and Bicske. In 1703 Mány was moved in Fejér county. At the World War I 630 young man joined the army, and 115 them never returned home. For them, Mány set a monument in 1927. In 1944 World War II reached Mány. The Sovjet ring which surrounded Budapest was found in the border of Mány.

Relations[edit]

Mány's German sister city is Leimen, and the Szekely sister village is Mezőbánd in Mures county.

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