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Jurske centrum.JPG
Center of Jurské
Country Slovakia
Region Prešov
District Kežmarok
Elevation 640 m (2,100 ft)
Coordinates 49°12′00″N 20°21′30″E / 49.20000°N 20.35833°E / 49.20000; 20.35833Coordinates: 49°12′00″N 20°21′30″E / 49.20000°N 20.35833°E / 49.20000; 20.35833
Area 3.825699 km2 (1.48 sq mi)
Population 1,027 (2010)
Density 268/km2 (694/sq mi)
Timezone CET (UTC+1)
 - summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 059 94
Area code 052
Location in Slovakia
Statistics: [1]
Website: http://www.jurske.ocu.sk

Jurské is a village and municipality in Kežmarok District in the Prešov Region of north Slovakia.[1]


In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1294.


The municipality lies at an altitude of 647 metres and covers an area of 3.826 km². It has a population of about 1000 inhabitants.


According to 2010 census total population had been 1027. In the village is sizeable Roma nationality, which had been claimed by 289 inhabitants, which is ca. 28% of the total population. In 2010 there had been 513 males and 514 females, what is ca. 50% for both.

Economy and infrastructure[edit]

In the village is kindergarten. elementary school, football pitch and a foodstuff store. Cultural sightseeings are baroque Roman Catholic and classical evangelical churches.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic" (PDF). Výsledky SODB 2011. Štatistický úrad SR. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2013-10-12. Retrieved 9.8.2012.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)

Genealogical resources[edit]

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

  • Roman Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1768-1896 (parish B)
  • Greek Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1822-1925 (parish B)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1785-1906 (parish B)

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