Újcsanálos

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Újcsanálos
Village
Coat of arms of Újcsanálos
Coat of arms
Coordinates: 48.13825 N, 21.00558 E
Country  Hungary
Regions Northern Hungary
County Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County
Government
 • Mayor Lajos Csáki
Area
 • Total 12,2 km2 (47 sq mi)
Population (2015)
 • Total 861
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Website http://ujcsanaloskozseg.blogspot.hu

The village of Újcsanálos is located in the county of Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén , in the Miskolc district , in the valley of the Hernád river, the same distance from Miskolc and Szerencs , which is part of the historic Zemplén county, including the Harangod region.

History[edit]

Its first written mention is from 1352 by the name "Chanalus", which was in the possession of the Czudar family then. Over the next few centuries, only a few cases have taken place in the possession of the territory until the village's destruction in the Turkish invasion's era. During the XVI-XVII. century, the village become deserted, people only came back after the Turkish were chased out. In 1865, due to the several floods of the River Hernád , some of the inhabitants of the settlement called Hernádcsanálos moved to a more protected place in the area of today's Újcsanálos. The latter name was given to the village in 1904, and the former one Hernádcsanálos became known as Ócsanálos.

Ethnic groups[edit]

According to the data of the 2001 Hungarian census, the settlement has only Hungarian population.

Population[edit]

We can see that the population of the village is not more than 900, but it is more than 850.

For example: in 2013, 893 people lived in the village, by 2014, only 857 , and in 2015 , the village had 861 inhabitants,

Sights[edit]

One of its most famous sights is the Reformed church, which was built in 1907. There is also a World War monument in the garden of the mayor's office.

Notes[edit]

  1. Results of a newcomer settlement election (in Hungarian) (html). National Election Office, October 12, 2014 (Access: November 22, 2016)
  2. Central Administration of the Republic of Hungary, January 1, 2015 (in Hungarian and English). Central Statistical Office , September 3, 2015 (Access: September 4, 2015)
  3. The number of nationalities in 2001

Coordinates: 48°08′N 21°01′E / 48.133°N 21.017°E / 48.133; 21.017