|Elevation||756 m (2,480 ft)|
|Area||14.35 km2 (6 sq mi)|
|Population||2,322 (31 December 2010)|
|Density||162/km2 (420/sq mi)|
|Postal code||059 35|
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In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1264. Locals had been engaged in agriculture, forestry, pottery, weaving and charcoal production. In 1934 they began to be employed in Svit industrial facilities.
The records for genealogical research are available at the state archive "Statny Archiv in Levoca, Slovakia"
- Roman Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1844-1899 (parish A)
- Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1710-1895 (parish A)
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