Březnice (Zlín District)

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Březnice
Municipality
Center of the village with the Church of Saint Bartholomew
Center of the village with the Church of Saint Bartholomew
Flag of Březnice
Flag
Coat of arms of Březnice
Coat of arms
Březnice is located in Czech Republic
Březnice
Březnice
Coordinates: 49°11′7″N 17°39′28″E / 49.18528°N 17.65778°E / 49.18528; 17.65778Coordinates: 49°11′7″N 17°39′28″E / 49.18528°N 17.65778°E / 49.18528; 17.65778
Country Czech Republic
RegionZlín
DistrictZlín
Area
 • Total9.15 km2 (3.53 sq mi)
Elevation
294 m (965 ft)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total1,195
 • Density130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Postal code
760 01
Websitehttp://www.breznice-zlin.cz

Březnice is a village and municipality (obec) in Zlín District in the Zlín Region of the Czech Republic.

The municipality covers an area of 9.15 square kilometres (3.53 sq mi), and has a population of 1,195 (as at 3 July 2006).

Březnice lies approximately 6 kilometres (4 mi) south of Zlín and 254 km (158 mi) south-east of Prague.

Theodor Kohn, Archbishop of Olomouc, was born here.

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