Tázlár

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Tázlár
Country  Hungary
County Bács-Kiskun
Area
 • Total 7,338 km2 (2,833 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 2,014
 • Density 27/km2 (70/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 6236
Area code(s) 78
Location of Bács-Kiskun county in Hungary

Tázlár is a village and municipality in Bács-Kiskun county, in the Southern Great Plain region of southern Hungary. It is about 10 km away from its closest neighbor, Soltvadkert.

Geography[edit]

History[edit]

Tázlár's name was changed to Prónayfalva in 1907, but since 1947 it's called Tázlár again. The village was studied in the 1970s by anthropologist Chris Hann, resulting in a book "Tázlár: A village in Hungary".[1] He has returned there in 2000s studying the further developments The New Property System in Tázlár

Demographics[edit]

Ethnicity[edit]

As of the census of 2001 there were 2,014 people living in Tázlár. The ethnical background of the town was 95.1% Hungarian, 0.7% Gypsy, 0.2% Slovak, 4.5% other.

Religion[edit]

The religious affiliations of the people of Tázlár are:

Coordinates: 46°33′N 19°31′E / 46.550°N 19.517°E / 46.550; 19.517

  1. ^ Hann, Chris 1980. Tázlár: a village in Hungary, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press