Kotešová

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Kotešová
Village
Country Slovakia
Region Žilina
District Bytča
Elevation 471 m (1,545 ft)
Coordinates 49°14′N 18°36′E / 49.233°N 18.600°E / 49.233; 18.600Coordinates: 49°14′N 18°36′E / 49.233°N 18.600°E / 49.233; 18.600
Area 20.332873 km2 (7.85 sq mi)
Population 1,897 (2010-12-31)
Density 93/km2 (241/sq mi)
First mentioned 1243
Postal code 013 51
Area code +421-41
Car plate BY
Location of Kotešová in Slovakia
Location of Kotešová in Slovakia
Location of Kotešová in the Žilina Region
Location of Kotešová in the Žilina Region
Statistics: [1]
Website: www.obeckotesova.sk

Kotešová is a village and municipality in Bytča District in the Žilina Region of northern Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1243.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 330 metres and covers an area of 20.333 km². It has a population of about 1895 people.

Genealogical resources[edit]

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

  • Roman Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1630-1936 (parish A)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1801-1907 (parish B)

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External links[edit]

Predpoveď počasia pre Kotešovú: http://www.shmu.sk/sk/?page=1&id=meteo_num_mgram