Palkovice

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Palkovice
Village
The village of Palkovice and Olešná Dam
The village of Palkovice and Olešná Dam
Flag of Palkovice
Flag
Coat of arms of Palkovice
Coat of arms
Palkovice is located in Czech Republic
Palkovice
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 49°38′N 18°19′E / 49.633°N 18.317°E / 49.633; 18.317
Country Czech Republic
Region Moravian-Silesian
District Frýdek-Místek
First mentioned 1437
Area
 • Total 21.74 km2 (8.39 sq mi)
Elevation 325 m (1,066 ft)
Population (2015)
 • Total 3,225
 • Density 150/km2 (380/sq mi)
Postal code 739 41
Website www.palkovice.cz

Palkovice is a village in the Moravian-Silesian Region of the Czech Republic. It has around 2,750 inhabitants.

The village was first mentioned in a written document in 1437. There is a Saint John the Baptist church, built in 1631.

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Coordinates: 49°38′N 18°19′E / 49.633°N 18.317°E / 49.633; 18.317