Géberjén

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Géberjén
Location of Szabolcs-Szatmar-Bereg county in Hungary.
Location of Szabolcs-Szatmar-Bereg county in Hungary.
Country  Hungary
County Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg
Area
 • Total 5.38 km2 (2.08 sq mi)
Population (2015)
 • Total 488[1]
 • Density 90.7/km2 (235/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 4754
Area code(s) 44

Géberjén is a village in Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg county, in the Northern Great Plain region of eastern Hungary.

Geography[edit]

It covers an area of 5.38 km2 (2 sq mi) and has a population of 488 people (2015).[1]

History[edit]

The first written mention of Géberjén appears in a medieval text under the name "Gabrian". Historically, the village suffered frequent floods, with the most recent occurring in 1972 and the most devastating in 1882.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Gazetteer of Hungary, 1st January 2015. Hungarian Central Statistical Office. 03/09/2015

Coordinates: 47°56′N 22°28′E / 47.933°N 22.467°E / 47.933; 22.467