Palín, Michalovce District

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Palín is a village and municipality in Michalovce District in the Kosice Region of eastern Slovakia. It is located 15 kilometres from the city of Michalovce.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1302.

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an altitude of 105 metres and covers an area of 11.115 km². It has a population of about 890 people.

Ethnicity[edit]

The population is about 99% Slovak in ethnicity.

Culture[edit]

The village has a small public library, a gymnasium and a football pitch.

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Coordinates: 48°40′N 21°59′E / 48.667°N 21.983°E / 48.667; 21.983