Úterý

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Úterý
Town square
Town square
Coat of arms of Úterý
Úterý is located in Czech Republic
Úterý
Úterý
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 49°56′26″N 13°0′9″E / 49.94056°N 13.00250°E / 49.94056; 13.00250Coordinates: 49°56′26″N 13°0′9″E / 49.94056°N 13.00250°E / 49.94056; 13.00250
Country Czech Republic
RegionPlzeň
DistrictPlzeň-North
First mentioned1233
Government
 • MayorVáclav Konstantinovič
Area
 • Total25.92 km2 (10.01 sq mi)
Elevation
485 m (1,591 ft)
Population
 (2021-01-01)[1]
 • Total463
 • Density18/km2 (46/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
330 40
Websitewww.mesto-utery.cz

Úterý (German: Neumarkt) is a small town in Plzeň-North District in the Plzeň Region of the Czech Republic. It has about 500 inhabitants and is one of the least populated municipalities with the town status in the country. The town centre is well preserved and is protected by law as an urban monument zone. Almost half of houses in Úterý are recreational objects.[2]

Administrative parts[edit]

Villages of Olešovice and Vidžín are administrative parts of Úterý.

Etymology[edit]

The town is popular for its name, which literally means "Tuesday".

History[edit]

The town was probably founded in 11th century, however the first written mention is from 1233.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Population of Municipalities – 1 January 2021". Czech Statistical Office. 2021-04-30.
  2. ^ a b "Město Úterý - Historie". Město Úterý. Retrieved 2019-08-12.

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