Kostelec (Hodonín District)

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Kostelec
Municipality
Saint Wenceslaus Church
Saint Wenceslaus Church
Flag of Kostelec
Flag
Coat of arms of Kostelec
Coat of arms
Kostelec is located in Czech Republic
Kostelec
Kostelec
Coordinates: 49°1′36″N 17°9′10″E / 49.02667°N 17.15278°E / 49.02667; 17.15278Coordinates: 49°1′36″N 17°9′10″E / 49.02667°N 17.15278°E / 49.02667; 17.15278
Country  Czech Republic
Region South Moravian
District Hodonín
Area
 • Total 5.08 km2 (1.96 sq mi)
Elevation 220 m (720 ft)
Population (1.1.2012)
 • Total 855
 • Density 170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Postal code 696 51
Website http://obec-kostelec.cz

Kostelec is a village and municipality (obec) in Hodonín District in the South Moravian Region of the Czech Republic.

The municipality covers an area of 5.08 square kilometres (1.96 sq mi), and has a population of 808 (as at 1 January 2008).

Kostelec lies approximately 20 kilometres (12 mi) north of Hodonín, 44 km (27 mi) south-east of Brno, and 230 km (143 mi) south-east of Prague.

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