Kamenice (Jihlava District)

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Kamenice
Městys
Skyline of Kamenice
Flag of Kamenice
Flag
Coat of arms of Kamenice
Coat of arms
Kamenice is located in Czech Republic
Kamenice
Kamenice
Coordinates: 49°22′4″N 15°47′7″E / 49.36778°N 15.78528°E / 49.36778; 15.78528Coordinates: 49°22′4″N 15°47′7″E / 49.36778°N 15.78528°E / 49.36778; 15.78528
Country  Czech Republic
Region Vysočina
District Jihlava
Area
 • Total 34.03 km2 (13.14 sq mi)
Elevation 510 m (1,670 ft)
Population (1.1.2014)
 • Total 1,921
 • Density 56/km2 (150/sq mi)
Postal code 588 23 to 588 24
Website http://www.kameniceujihlavy.cz

Kamenice (Czech pronunciation: [ˈkamɛɲɪtsɛ]) is a small town (městys) in Jihlava District in the Vysočina Region of the Czech Republic.

The town covers an area of 34.03 square kilometres (13.14 sq mi), and has a population of 1,794 (as at 1 January 2009).

Kamenice was the birthplace of composer Franz Krommer, on November 27, 1759.

Kamenice lies approximately 15 kilometres (9 mi) east of Jihlava and 127 km (79 mi) south-east of Prague.

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