Sajóvámos

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Sajóvámos
Village
Monument in Sajóvámos for the Hungarian Revolution of 1956
Monument in Sajóvámos for the Hungarian Revolution of 1956
Coat of arms of Sajóvámos
Coat of arms
Country  Hungary
Regions Northern Hungary
County Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County
Area
 • Total 31.22 km2 (12.05 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • Total 2,176
 • Density 70/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Website sajovamos.hu

Sajóvámos is a village in Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County in northeastern Hungary.[1]

Calvinism church in Sajóvámos

Ethnic groups[edit]

In 2011 Census[2]

Group Population (2011) Proportion
Hungarians 2033 93 %
Gypsies 18 1 %
Germans 15 1 %
Others or no answer 119 5 %
Sajóvámos 2185 100 %
Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1996 2,226 —    
1997 2,241 +0.7%
1998 2,225 −0.7%
1999 2,195 −1.3%
2000 2,198 +0.1%
2001 2,246 +2.2%
2002 2,243 −0.1%
2003 2,250 +0.3%
2004 2,303 +2.4%
2005 2,294 −0.4%
2006 2,266 −1.2%
2007 2,279 +0.6%
2008 2,256 −1.0%
2009 2,247 −0.4%
2010 2,227 −0.9%
2011 2,186 −1.8%
2012 2,187 +0.0%
2013 2,176 −0.5%

Population pyramid[edit]

Estimate datas from 2011 (population:2213)

  • 0–14 years: 414 people = 18.7% Increase
  • 15–60 years: 1487 people = 67.2% Decrease
  • 60 years or older: 312 people = 14.1% Decrease

Location[edit]

The village is situated in a relatively flat area. The border of the stream is more going on, so Walnut Creek, Long Valley Creek and Little Sajó. The village is the most common formations on the surface of the river gravel.

Climate[edit]

Complexion: continental temperature, minimum, maximum: -30°C and +40°C, annual average temperature is 10-11°C

History[edit]

The first known mention of the 1219 settlement, to Váradi Regestrum. The villa's name written Vamus. The village the Akos Bebek family estate. The family called himself Bebek Pelsőczi, but for Sajóvámos Vámosi by name. The village was the center of the Bebek family's estate, the castle is built they are.

The 14th century, the village is not changed or Vamus and Wamus forms of names found in contemporary sources, however, distinguish Justice and Külvamus. In 1320 the Bebek family estate was divided, in later years he was the holder of several municipalities. The village 14th century has significant tax collector site. Typical importance to the county several times - in 1343, 1353 - Annual General Meeting held here. 1445th Bebek Act also permitted the maintenance of the castle, the family remains the master of the settlement.

Near cities and villages[edit]

Neighbours in Sajóvámos[edit]

Cities less than 30 km from Sajóvámos[edit]

The nearest town is not located in Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén county:

The nearest town is not located in Hungary:

Statistics datas[edit]

2011 datas from KSH[3]

References[edit]

Coordinates: 48°11′N 20°51′E / 48.183°N 20.850°E / 48.183; 20.850