Čierny Potok

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Čierny Potok
Village
Čierny Potok - Obecný úrad.jpg
Municipal Office
Country Slovakia
Region Banská Bystrica
District Rimavská Sobota
Elevation 208 m (682 ft)
Coordinates 48°17′N 19°56′E / 48.283°N 19.933°E / 48.283; 19.933Coordinates: 48°17′N 19°56′E / 48.283°N 19.933°E / 48.283; 19.933
Area 5.905699 km2 (2.28 sq mi)
Population 156 (2011)
Density 26/km2 (67/sq mi)
First mentioned 1955
Postal code 980 31
Area code +421-47
Car plate RS
Location of Čierny Potok in Slovakia
Location of Čierny Potok in the Banská Bystrica Region
Statistics: MOŠ/MIS
Website: www.ciernypotok.gemer.org

Čierny Potok (Hungarian: Feketepatak) is a village and municipality in the Rimavská Sobota District of the Banská Bystrica Region of southern Slovakia.

History[edit]

The village arose in 1955 by separation from Hodejov. During Hungarian occupation in World War II, many inhabitants were deported to concentration camps.

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