Zemné

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Coordinates: 47°59′N 18°00′E / 47.983°N 18.000°E / 47.983; 18.000
Zemné
Szimő
Village
Country Slovakia
Region Nitra
District Nové Zámky
Elevation 111 m (364 ft)
Coordinates 47°59′N 18°00′E / 47.983°N 18.000°E / 47.983; 18.000
Area 26.345 km2 (10.17 sq mi)
Population 2,211 (2004-12-31)
Density 84 / km2 (218 / sq mi)
First mentioned 1113
Postal code 941 22
Car plate NZ
Location of Zemné in Slovakia
Location of Zemné in Slovakia
Location of Zemné in the Nitra Region
Location of Zemné in the Nitra Region
Statistics: MOŠ/MIS
Website: www.zemne.sk

Zemné (Hungarian: Szímő) is a village and municipality in the Nové Zámky District in the Nitra Region of south-western Slovakia. The village is known as the birthplace of inventor Ányos Jedlik.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1113.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 111 metres and covers an area of 26.345 km². It has a population of about 2,210 people.

Demographics[edit]

The population is about 75% Hungarian, 15% Slovak and 10% Romany.

People[edit]

Facilities[edit]

The village has a small public library and football pitch.

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