Písečná (Jeseník District)

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Písečná
Municipality
Church of Saint John the Baptist
Church of Saint John the Baptist
Flag of Písečná
Flag
Coat of arms of Písečná
Coat of arms
Písečná is located in Czech Republic
Písečná
Písečná
Coordinates: 50°16′21″N 17°15′25″E / 50.27250°N 17.25694°E / 50.27250; 17.25694Coordinates: 50°16′21″N 17°15′25″E / 50.27250°N 17.25694°E / 50.27250; 17.25694
Country Czech Republic
RegionOlomouc
DistrictJeseník
Area
 • Total8.43 km2 (3.25 sq mi)
Elevation
403 m (1,322 ft)
Population
 (2012)
 • Total1,004
 • Density120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Postal code
790 82
Websitehttp://www.pisecna.cz

Písečná (until 1948 Sandhýbl, German: Sandhübel) is a village and municipality (obec) in Jeseník District in the Olomouc Region of the Czech Republic.

The municipality covers an area of 8.43 square kilometres (3.25 sq mi), and has a population of 1,050 (as at 28 August 2006).

Písečná lies approximately 6 kilometres (4 mi) north-east of Jeseník, 76 km (47 mi) north of Olomouc, and 204 km (127 mi) east of Prague.

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