Nyírtelek

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Nyírtelek
Coat of arms of Nyírtelek
Coat of arms
Country  Hungary
County Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg
Area
 • Total 67.92 km2 (26.22 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 7,114
 • Density 105.21/km2 (272.5/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code 4461
Area code(s) 42
Location of Szabolcs-Szatmar-Bereg county in Hungary

Nyírtelek is a town in Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg county, in the Northern Great Plain region of eastern Hungary.

History[edit]

The town was separated from Nyíregyháza and became an independent settlement in January 1952 under the name Sőrekút. It was renamed to its current name still in that year, in November 1952.

Geography[edit]

It covers an area of 67.92 km2 (26 sq mi) and has a population of 7114 people (2005).

Coordinates: 48°01′N 21°38′E / 48.017°N 21.633°E / 48.017; 21.633

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