Žiar nad Hronom District

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Žiar nad Hronom District
Okres ziar.png
Country Slovakia
Region (kraj) Banská Bystrica Region
 • Total 518 km2 (200 sq mi)
Population (2003)
 • Total 48,053
 • Density 93/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Telephone prefix 45

Žiar nad Hronom District (Slovak: okres Žiar nad Hronom) is a district in the Banská Bystrica Region of central Slovakia. Until 1918, the district was part of the county of Tekov.


The names in bold represent towns.

Coordinates: 48°35′18″N 18°50′58″E / 48.58833°N 18.84944°E / 48.58833; 18.84944