Nitrianske Hrnčiarovce

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Nitra district in the Nitra region

Nitrianske Hrnčiarovce (Slovak pronunciation: [ˈɲitrɪ̯anskɛ ˈɦr̩ntʃɪ̯arɔʊ̯tsɛ]) is a village and municipality in the Nitra District in western central Slovakia, in the Nitra Region.[1]

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1113.

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an altitude of 215 metres and covers an area of 9.946km². It has a population of about 1820 people.

Ethnicity[edit]

The village is approximately 65% Slovak and 33% Magyar and 2% Gypsy.

Facilities[edit]

The village has a public library and a football pitch.

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Coordinates: 48°20′N 18°08′E / 48.333°N 18.133°E / 48.333; 18.133