Szigetszentmiklós

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Szigetszentmiklós
Coat of arms of Szigetszentmiklós
Coat of arms
Szigetszentmiklós is located in Hungary
Szigetszentmiklós
Szigetszentmiklós
Location of Szigetszentmiklós in Hungary
Coordinates: 47°20′44″N 19°02′54″E / 47.34556°N 19.04833°E / 47.34556; 19.04833
Country Hungary
Region Central Hungary
County Pest
Subregion Ráckeve
Rank City
KSH code 28954[1]
Government
 • Mayor József Szabó (Fidesz)
Area[1]
 • Total 45.65 km2 (17.63 sq mi)
Population (2009)[1]
 • Total 32,340
 • Density 710/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 2310
Area code +36 24
Website szigetszentmiklos.hu

Szigetszentmiklós is a city in Pest county in Hungary with approximately 30,000 inhabitants.

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Szigetszentmiklós is located south of Budapest in the Csepel Island on the Danube river in Ráckeve Region.

History[edit]

After the Árpád dynasty was established, the region of today's Ráckeve belonged to the Hungarian king.

Szigetszentmiklós became a town in January 1986. It mentioned in official document in 1264 the first time.

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(Source: 2003, KSH)

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