Hrachovište

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Hrachovište
Municipality
Hrachovište is located in Trenčín Region
Hrachovište
Hrachovište
Location of Hrachovište in the Trenčín Region
Hrachovište is located in Slovakia
Hrachovište
Hrachovište
Hrachovište (Slovakia)
Coordinates: 48°43′N 17°44′E / 48.717°N 17.733°E / 48.717; 17.733Coordinates: 48°43′N 17°44′E / 48.717°N 17.733°E / 48.717; 17.733
CountrySlovakia
RegionTrenčín
DistrictNové Mesto nad Váhom
First mentioned1392
Area
 • Total9.204 km2 (3.554 sq mi)
Elevation
229 m (751 ft)
Population
 • Total694
 • Density75/km2 (200/sq mi)
Postal code
916 16 (pošta Krajné)
Area code(s)421-32
Car plateNM
Websitewww.hrachoviste.sk

Hrachovište (Hungarian: Borsós) is a village and municipality in Nové Mesto nad Váhom District in the Trenčín Region of western Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1392.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 229 metres and covers an area of 9.204 km². It has a population of about 694 people.

Genealogical resources[edit]

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

  • Roman Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1661-1921 (parish A)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1867-1952 (parish B)

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