Banská Bystrica District

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Banská Bystrica District
CountrySlovakia
Region (kraj)Banská Bystrica Region
Area
 • Total809 km2 (312 sq mi)
Population
 (2003)
 • Total111,946
 • Density140/km2 (360/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Telephone prefix48

Banská Bystrica District (Slovak: okres Banská Bystrica, Hungarian: Besztercebányai járás) is a district in the Banská Bystrica Region of central Slovakia. Until 1918, the area belonged to the county of Zvolen within the Kingdom of Hungary.

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Coordinates: 48°44′N 19°09′E / 48.733°N 19.150°E / 48.733; 19.150