Pezinok District

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Pezinok District
District
Okres pezinok.png
Country Slovakia
Region (kraj) Bratislava Region
Area
 • Total 375.53 km2 (144.99 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 54,164
 • Density 140/km2 (370/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Pezinok District (okres Pezinok) is a district in the Bratislava Region of western Slovakia[1] The district had been established in 1996, from 1923 was its area part of Modra District. It is situated on the foothills of Malé Karpaty hills, and is known for its vineyard production. Industry is located mostly in its seat, town of Pezinok, which is the largest district municipality. Of cultural importance is town Modra. Many inhabitants daily travel to Bratislava for work, shopping, or education.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Ústredný portál verejnej správy Slovenskej republiky. "Okres Pezinok". Ministry of Finance of the Slovak Republic. Retrieved 2012-08-15. 

Coordinates: 48°17′19″N 17°16′4″E / 48.28861°N 17.26778°E / 48.28861; 17.26778