Jurské

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Jurské
Municipality
Center of Jurské
Center of Jurské
Jurské is located in Slovakia
Jurské
Jurské
Location in Slovakia
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
CountrySlovakia
RegionPrešov
DistrictKežmarok
Area
 • Total3.825699 km2 (1.477111 sq mi)
Elevation
640 m (2,100 ft)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total1,027
 • Density270/km2 (700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
059 94
Area code(s)052
Websitehttp://www.jurske.ocu.sk

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

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1294.

Geography[edit]

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.

Demographics[edit]

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]

References[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 August 2012.

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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