|• Total||18.64 km2 (7.20 sq mi)|
|• Density||29.5/km2 (76/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
Near the village paleolithic artifacts found. The name Felsővadász means "Upper-hunter" because this location given to the royal hunters together with Alsóvadász - "Lower-hunter". The first mention was in 1279. The Rákóczi family bought the village in 1517. The Turkish army attacked and burned up the castle in 1567. In 1860 a windstorm ruined the wooden Greek Catholic Church so a new elected in 1864.
The family castle of George II Rákóczi is in this village what appears in the lower part of the coat of arms.
- Street map (in Hungarian)
- HUngarian Catolic Lexicon: Felsővadász
- Szeposzag.hu: Felsővadász webpage about attractions ofFelsővadász
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