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Country Slovakia
Region Banská Bystrica
District Rimavská Sobota
Elevation 248 m (814 ft)
Coordinates 48°24′N 19°56′E / 48.400°N 19.933°E / 48.400; 19.933Coordinates: 48°24′N 19°56′E / 48.400°N 19.933°E / 48.400; 19.933
Area 11.408 km2 (4.40 sq mi)
Population 209 (2011)
Density 18/km2 (47/sq mi)
First mentioned 1298
Postal code 980 52
Area code +421-47
Car plate RS
Location of Kociha in Slovakia
Location of Kociha in the Banská Bystrica Region
Statistics: MOŠ/MIS
Website: www.kociha.ocu.sk/-sucasnost

Kociha is a village and municipality in the Rimavská Sobota District of the Banská Bystrica Region of southern Slovakia.[1] Part of the village is settlement Suchý potok, which is gradually developing as agrotourim settlement.[2] Important sightseeing is late classical evangelical church.

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  1. ^ "Statistical Office of the slovak Republic" (PDF). Výsledky SODB 2011. Štatistický úrad SR. Retrieved 2012-08-09. 
  2. ^ http://www.kociha.ocu.sk/-historia

Genealogical resources[edit]

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

  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1713-1883 (parish B)
  • Reformated church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1771-1896 (parish B)

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