Lietava

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Lietava
Village
Lietava Castle above the village
Lietava Castle above the village
Lietava is located in Slovakia
Lietava
Lietava
Location of Lietava in Slovakia
Coordinates: 49°10′N 18°41′E / 49.167°N 18.683°E / 49.167; 18.683Coordinates: 49°10′N 18°41′E / 49.167°N 18.683°E / 49.167; 18.683
CountrySlovakia
RegionŽilina
DistrictŽilina
First mentioned1300
Area
 • Total10 km2 (4 sq mi)
Elevation
429 m (1,407 ft)
Population
(2004-12-31)
 • Total1,450
 • Density150/km2 (380/sq mi)
Postal code
013 18
Car plateZA
Websitewww.obeclietava.sk

Lietava is a village and municipality in Žilina District in the Žilina Region of northern Slovakia. The village is also home to the third largest castle in Slovakia: Lietava Castle.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in the year 1300 AD.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 429 metres and covers an area of 10.005km². It has a population of about 1450 people.

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