Osice

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Osice
Village
Church of the Assumption
Church of the Assumption
Flag of Osice
Flag
Coat of arms of Osice
Coat of arms
Osice is located in Czech Republic
Osice
Osice
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 50°8′25″N 15°41′29″E / 50.14028°N 15.69139°E / 50.14028; 15.69139Coordinates: 50°8′25″N 15°41′29″E / 50.14028°N 15.69139°E / 50.14028; 15.69139
CountryCzech Republic
RegionHradec Králové
DistrictHradec Králové
First mentioned1073
Government
 • MayorBydžovský Stanislav
Area
 • Total7.47 km2 (2.88 sq mi)
Elevation
270 m (890 ft)
Population
 • Total450
 • Density60/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
503 26
Websitewww.osice.cz

Osice (Czech pronunciation: [ˈosɪtsɛ]) is a village and municipality in the Czech Republic located about 13 km southwest of Hradec Králové.

Composer and conductor František Škroup, author of the Czech national anthem was born in Osice in 1801.

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