Selnica ob Dravi

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Selnica ob Dravi
Občina Selnica ob Dravi
Town and Municipality
Houses in Selnica ob Dravi
Houses in Selnica ob Dravi
Location of the Municipality of Selnica ob Dravi in Slovenia
Location of the Municipality of Selnica ob Dravi in Slovenia
Selnica ob Dravi is located in Slovenia
Selnica ob Dravi
Selnica ob Dravi
Location of the Town of Selnica ob Dravi in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°33′N 15°30′E / 46.550°N 15.500°E / 46.550; 15.500Coordinates: 46°33′N 15°30′E / 46.550°N 15.500°E / 46.550; 15.500
Country  Slovenia
Government
 • Mayor Jurij Lep
Area
 • Total 64.5 km2 (24.9 sq mi)
Population (2002)[1]
 • Total 4,587
 • Density 71/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02)

Selnica ob Dravi is a village and a municipality on the left bank of the Drava River in Slovenia.[2]

The parish church in the village is dedicated to Saint Margaret and belongs to the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Maribor. It is built in the centre of the village and was first mentioned in written documents dating to 1372. It is an originally Gothic building with early and late 18th-century additions.[3]

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