- See other places named Hodonín.
|Elevation||167 m (548 ft)|
|Area||63.05 km2 (24.34 sq mi)|
|Density||396 / km2 (1,026 / sq mi)|
|- summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|Postal code||695 01|
|Wikimedia Commons: Hodonín|
Hodonín (Czech pronunciation: [ˈɦodoɲiːn]; German: Göding) is a town on the River Morava in the southeast of Moravia, in the Czech Republic. It lies in the South Moravian Region. The population is 25,479 (2011).
In the vicinity of the town there is an oil field and a stratum of lignite, which was formerly transported to the town of Otrokovice, a few kilometers from the city of Zlín, by a special water channel known as the Baťův kanál. It was built by the famous Czech entrepreneur Tomáš Baťa and now operates as a tourist attraction.
Hodonín is twinned with:
- "Cattolica Official Website – (Cattolica's Twin Towns)". (in Italian).
- "Jasło Official Website – "Współpraca Międzynarodowa Jasła" (Jasło's Twin Towns)". (in Polish) [[copyright|]] 2008 Urząd Miasta w Jaśle. Retrieved 2008-10-23.
- Municipal website (Czech)
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