Mlynčeky

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Coordinates: 49°10′27″N 20°23′40″E / 49.17417°N 20.39444°E / 49.17417; 20.39444
Mlynčeky
Municipality
Mlynčeky Village.jpg
Mlynčeky Village with the Tatras in the background.
Name origin: 'Mlynček' means 'Mill' (as in millstone) in Slovak
Country Slovakia
Region Prešov
District Sabinov
Tourism region Spiš
Elevation 680 m (2,231 ft)
Coordinates 49°10′27″N 20°23′40″E / 49.17417°N 20.39444°E / 49.17417; 20.39444
Area 7.679 km2 (3 sq mi)
Population 652 (2010)
Density 85 / km2 (220 / sq mi)
Founded 1890
Mayor Milena Svocáková
Timezone CET (UTC+1)
 - summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 059 76
Area code 052
Location in Slovakia
Location in Slovakia
Location in the Prešov Region
Location in the Prešov Region
Website: http://www.mlynceky.sk/

Mlynčeky is a village and municipality in Kežmarok District in the Prešov Region of north Slovakia.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 680 metres and covers an area of 7.679 km² . It has a population of about 620 people.

History[edit]

The village itself was established in 1956. At the end of 18th century was just one watermill located at the place of present village. Afterwards a pub had been constructed. Then the Mlynčeky became a settlement and in 1956 it obtained village status.

Mlynčeky Municipal Building with Slovak, European Union and local flags in front

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