Borčany

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Borčany
Municipality
Church of Saint Gallus
Church of Saint Gallus
Borčany is located in Trenčín Region
Borčany
Borčany
Location of Borčany in the Trenčín Region
Borčany is located in Slovakia
Borčany
Borčany
Borčany (Slovakia)
Coordinates: 48°40′N 18°13′E / 48.667°N 18.217°E / 48.667; 18.217Coordinates: 48°40′N 18°13′E / 48.667°N 18.217°E / 48.667; 18.217
CountrySlovakia
RegionTrenčín
DistrictBánovce nad Bebravou
First mentioned1113
Area
 • Total3.11 km2 (1.20 sq mi)
Elevation
195 m (640 ft)
Population
 • Total260
 • Density84/km2 (220/sq mi)
Postal code
956 36 (pošta Rybany)
Area code(s)421-38
Car plateBN
Websitewww.borcany.sk

Borčany (Hungarian: Borcsány) is a village and municipality in Bánovce nad Bebravou District in the Trenčín Region of north-western Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1113.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 195 metres and covers an area of 3.11 km². It has a population of about 260 people.

Genealogical resources[edit]

The records for genealogical research are available at the state archive "Statny

Archiv in Nitra, Slovakia"

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

Media related to Borčany at Wikimedia Commons