Merklín (Plzeň-South District)

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Merklín
Municipality
Coat of arms of Merklín
Coat of arms
Merklín is located in Czech Republic
Merklín
Merklín
Coordinates: 49°33′39″N 13°11′55″E / 49.56083°N 13.19861°E / 49.56083; 13.19861Coordinates: 49°33′39″N 13°11′55″E / 49.56083°N 13.19861°E / 49.56083; 13.19861
Country  Czech Republic
Region Plzeň
District Plzeň-South
Area
 • Total 17 km2 (7 sq mi)
Elevation 385 m (1,263 ft)
Population (2006)
 • Total 1,035
 • Density 61/km2 (160/sq mi)
Postal code 334 52
Website http://www.merklin.cz

Merklín is a village and municipality (obec) in Plzeň-South District in the Plzeň Region of the Czech Republic.

The municipality covers an area of 17 square kilometres (6.6 sq mi), and has a population of 1,035 (as at 3 July 2006).

Merklín lies approximately 25 kilometres (16 mi) south-west of Plzeň and 106 km (66 mi) south-west of Prague.

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