Körösladány

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Körösladány
Körösladány is located in Hungary
Körösladány
Körösladány
Coordinates: 46°57′50″N 21°04′44″E / 46.964°N 21.079°E / 46.964; 21.079
Country  Hungary
County Békés
Area
 • Total 123.87 km2 (47.83 sq mi)
Population (2015)
 • Total 4,557[1]
 • Density 36.8/km2 (95/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 5516
Area code(s) 66

Körösladány is a town in Békés County, in the Southern Great Plain region of south-east Hungary.

Béla Wenckheim, a Hungarian politician, who served as the Prime Minister of Hungary in 1875, was born here.

Geography[edit]

It covers an area of 123.87 km² and has a population of 4557 people (2015).[1]

Politics[edit]

The current mayor of Körösladány is Károly Kardos (Fidesz-KDNP).

The local Municipal Assembly has 6+1 members divided into this political parties and alliances:[2]

    Party Seats 2014 Council
  Independent 4        
  Fidesz-KDNP 1        
  Movement for a Better Hungary (Jobbik) 1        

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Gazetteer of Hungary, 1st January 2015. Hungarian Central Statistical Office. 03/09/2015
  2. ^ [1]

Coordinates: 46°58′N 21°05′E / 46.967°N 21.083°E / 46.967; 21.083