Batelov

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Batelov
Market town
Saints Peter and Paul Church
Saints Peter and Paul Church
Flag of Batelov
Flag
Coat of arms of Batelov
Coat of arms
Batelov is located in Czech Republic
Batelov
Batelov
Coordinates: 49°18′46″N 15°23′52″E / 49.31278°N 15.39778°E / 49.31278; 15.39778Coordinates: 49°18′46″N 15°23′52″E / 49.31278°N 15.39778°E / 49.31278; 15.39778
Country Czech Republic
RegionVysočina
DistrictJihlava
Area
 • Total42.68 km2 (16.48 sq mi)
Elevation
552 m (1,811 ft)
Population
 (1.1.2014)
 • Total2,340
 • Density55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Postal code
588 51
Websitehttp://www.batelov.cz

Batelov (Czech pronunciation: [ˈbatɛlof]; German: Battelau) is a market town (městys) in Jihlava District in the Vysočina Region of the Czech Republic.

The town covers an area of 42.68 square kilometres (16.48 sq mi), and has a population of 2,335 (as at 1 January 2008).

Batelov lies on the Jihlava River, approximately 17 kilometres (11 mi) south-west of Jihlava and 112 km (70 mi) south-east of Prague.

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