Babylon (Domažlice District)

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Babylon
Municipality
Flag of Babylon
Flag
Coat of arms of Babylon
Coat of arms
Babylon is located in Czech Republic
Babylon
Babylon
Coordinates: 49°23′49″N 12°50′56″E / 49.39694°N 12.84889°E / 49.39694; 12.84889Coordinates: 49°23′49″N 12°50′56″E / 49.39694°N 12.84889°E / 49.39694; 12.84889
Country  Czech Republic
Region Plzeň
District Domažlice
Area
 • Total 6.65 km2 (2.57 sq mi)
Elevation 473 m (1,552 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 285
 • Density 43/km2 (110/sq mi)
Postal code 344 01
Website http://www.babylon-obec.cz

Babylon (German Babilon) is a village and municipality (obec) in Domažlice District in the Plzeň Region of the Czech Republic.

The municipality covers an area of 6.65 square kilometres (2.57 sq mi), and has a population of 285 (as at 3 July 2006).

Babylon lies approximately 8 kilometres (5 mi) south-west of Domažlice, 55 km (34 mi) south-west of Plzeň, and 137 km (85 mi) south-west of Prague.

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