Center of the village
Location of Lahošť within Teplice District
|Region||Ústí nad Labem|
|• Total||3.02 km2 (1.17 sq mi)|
|Elevation||213 m (699 ft)|
|• Density||190/km2 (490/sq mi)|
The municipality covers an area of 3.02 square kilometres (1.17 sq mi), and has a population of 566 (as at 28 August 2006).
Fossils of an elasmosaurid plesiosaur were found near this city at the end of the 19th Century. In Hudcov, a nearby village, plesiosaur Cimoliasaurus teplicensis was described in 1906 by Czech paleontologist Antonín Frič.