Porostov

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Porostov
Municipality
Gréckokatolícky chrám v Porostove.jpg
Main church in Porostov
Country Slovakia
Region Košice
District Sobrance
Tourism region Dolný Zemplín
Elevation 109 m (358 ft)
Coordinates 48°41′50″N 22°10′40″E / 48.69722°N 22.17778°E / 48.69722; 22.17778Coordinates: 48°41′50″N 22°10′40″E / 48.69722°N 22.17778°E / 48.69722; 22.17778
Area 7.294 km2 (2.816 sq mi)
Population 208 (31 December 2010)
Density 29/km2 (75/sq mi)
First mentioned 1412
Timezone CET (UTC+1)
 - summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 072 55
Phone prefix 421-56
Car plate SO
Location of Porostov within Slovakia
Statistics: [1]
Website: www.porostov.e-obce.sk

Porostov is a village and municipality in the Sobrance District in the Košice Region of east Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1412.

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an altitude of 107 metres and covers an area of 7.298 km². It has a population of about 335 people.

Culture[edit]

The village has a public library and a soccer pitch.

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