Rakovice, Piešťany District

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Rakovice
Municipality
Rakovice is located in Trnava Region
Rakovice
Rakovice
Location of Rakovice in the Trnava Region
Rakovice is located in Slovakia
Rakovice
Rakovice
Rakovice (Slovakia)
Coordinates: 48°34′N 17°44′E / 48.567°N 17.733°E / 48.567; 17.733Coordinates: 48°34′N 17°44′E / 48.567°N 17.733°E / 48.567; 17.733
CountrySlovakia
RegionTrnava
DistrictPiešťany
First mentioned1262
Area
 • Total6.957 km2 (2.686 sq mi)
Elevation
160 m (520 ft)
Population
 • Total510
 • Density73/km2 (190/sq mi)
Postal code
922 08 (pošta Veselé)
Area code(s)+421-33
Car platePN
Websitewww.rakovice.sk

Rakovice is a village and municipality in Piešťany District in the Trnava Region of western Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1262.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 160 metres and covers an area of 6.957 km². It has a population of about 510 people.

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