Habovka

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Habovka
Village
Habovka, Dedina4.jpg
Country Slovakia
Region Žilina
District Tvrdošín
Elevation 725 m (2,379 ft)
Coordinates 49°17′N 19°37′E / 49.283°N 19.617°E / 49.283; 19.617Coordinates: 49°17′N 19°37′E / 49.283°N 19.617°E / 49.283; 19.617
Area 29.41 km2 (11.36 sq mi)
Population 1,360 (2004-12-31)
Density 46/km2 (119/sq mi)
First mentioned 1593
Postal code 027 32
Area code +421-43
Car plate TS
Location of Habovka in Slovakia
Location of Habovka in Slovakia
Location of Habovka in the Žilina Region
Location of Habovka in the Žilina Region
Statistics: MOŠ/MIS
Website: www.habovka.sk

Habovka is a village and municipality in Tvrdošín District in the Žilina Region of northern Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1593.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 730 metres and covers an area of 29.414 km². It has a population of about 1,350 people.

Genealogical resources[edit]

The records for genealogical research are available at the state archive "Statny Archiv in Bytca, Slovakia"

  • Greek Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1787-1897 (parish A)

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