Bistrica ob Dravi

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Bistrica ob Dravi
Bistrica ob Dravi is located in Slovenia
Bistrica ob Dravi
Bistrica ob Dravi
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°33′13.95″N 15°33′4.13″E / 46.5538750°N 15.5511472°E / 46.5538750; 15.5511472Coordinates: 46°33′13.95″N 15°33′4.13″E / 46.5538750°N 15.5511472°E / 46.5538750; 15.5511472
Country Flag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Traditional region Styria
Statistical region Drava
Municipality Ruše
 • Total 2.46 km2 (0.95 sq mi)
Elevation 296.4 m (972.4 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Total 1,348

Bistrica ob Dravi (pronounced [ˈbiːstɾitsa ɔb ˈdɾaːʋi]) is a settlement on the right bank of the Drava River in the Municipality of Ruše in northeastern Slovenia. Traditionally the area was part of Styria. The municipality is now included in the Drava Statistical Region.[2]


Bistrica ob Dravi was created as a settlement in 1992 by merging the former settlements of Bistrica pri Limbušu and Bistrica pri Rušah.[3]

Cultural heritage[edit]

The village chapel-shrine dates to the late 19th century.[4]


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