Poruba, Prievidza District

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Coordinates: 48°49′N 18°35′E / 48.817°N 18.583°E / 48.817; 18.583
Poruba
Village
Kostol poruba 2.JPG
Country Slovakia
Region Trenčín
District Prievidza
Elevation 400 m (1,312 ft)
Coordinates 48°49′N 18°35′E / 48.817°N 18.583°E / 48.817; 18.583
Area 15 km2 (6 sq mi)
Population 1,287 (2004-12-31)
Density 86 / km2 (223 / sq mi)
First mentioned 1339
Postal code 972 11
Area code +421-46
Car plate PD
Location of Poruba in Slovakia
Location of Poruba in Slovakia
Location of Poruba in the Trenčín Region
Location of Poruba in the Trenčín Region
Statistics: MOŠ/MIS
Website: www.poruba.sk

Poruba (Hungarian: Mohos) is a village in central Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1339.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 400 metres and covers an area of 15.145 km². It has a population of about 1,287 people. Poruba belongs to the Prievidza District of the Trenčín Region.

External links[edit]

http://www.poruba.sk