Nagybánhegyes

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Nagybánhegyes
Country  Hungary
County Békés
Area
 • Total 42.26 km2 (16.32 sq mi)
Population (2002)
 • Total 1,503
 • Density 36/km2 (90/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 5668
Area code(s) 68
Location of Békés County in Hungary

Nagybánhegyes (Slovak: Slovenský Bánhedeš, Hungarian: Nagy Bán-Hegyes means "Smaller Bánhegyes, Smaller Bán-Hill") is a village in Békés County, in the Southern Great Plain region of south-east Hungary.

Aerialphotography of Nagybánhegyes

Geography[edit]

It covers an area of 42.26 km² and has a population of 1503 people (2002).

Other information[edit]

Nagybánhegyes is also the place where the mass-production of the Hungarian product, Pöttyös Túri Rudi was started in 1981.

See also[edit]

Coordinates: 46°28′N 20°54′E / 46.467°N 20.900°E / 46.467; 20.900