Hovorany

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Hovorany
Municipality
Church of Saint John the Baptist
Church of Saint John the Baptist
Flag of Hovorany
Flag
Coat of arms of Hovorany
Coat of arms
Hovorany is located in Czech Republic
Hovorany
Hovorany
Coordinates: 48°57′18″N 16°59′36″E / 48.95500°N 16.99333°E / 48.95500; 16.99333Coordinates: 48°57′18″N 16°59′36″E / 48.95500°N 16.99333°E / 48.95500; 16.99333
Country Czech Republic
RegionSouth Moravian
DistrictHodonín
Area
 • Total21.00 km2 (8.11 sq mi)
Elevation
193 m (633 ft)
Population
 (2008)
 • Total2,198
 • Density100/km2 (270/sq mi)
Postal code
696 12
Websitehttp://www.obec-hovorany.cz

Hovorany (German: Howoran) is a village and municipality (obec) in Hodonín District in the South Moravian Region of the Czech Republic.

The municipality covers an area of 21.00 square kilometres (8.11 sq mi), and has a population of 2,198 (as at 1 January 2008).

Hovorany lies approximately 16 kilometres (10 mi) north-west of Hodonín, 39 km (24 mi) south-east of Brno, and 225 km (140 mi) south-east of Prague.

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