Spišská Teplica

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Spišská Teplica
Municipality
Coat of arms
Country Slovakia
Region Prešov
District Poprad
Elevation 697 m (2,287 ft)
Coordinates 49°02′49″N 20°14′57″E / 49.04694°N 20.24917°E / 49.04694; 20.24917Coordinates: 49°02′49″N 20°14′57″E / 49.04694°N 20.24917°E / 49.04694; 20.24917
Area 31.120866 km2 (12 sq mi)
Population 2,175 (31 December 2010)
Density 70 / km2 (181 / sq mi)
Postal code 059 34
Area code +421-52
Car plate PP
Location of Spišská Teplica in Slovakia
Wikimedia Commons: Spišská Teplica
Statistics: [1]
Website: www.spisskateplica.sk/

Spišská Teplica is a large village and municipality in Poprad District in the Prešov Region of northern Slovakia.[1] It lies on the foothills of High Tatras.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an elevation of 704 metres (2,310 ft) and covers an area of 31.121 km² (12.016 mi²). It has a population of about 2000 people.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1280.

Infrastructure and economy[edit]

Touristics dominates the village economy. In the village are several pensions and recreational facilities. Some locals work in industrial enterprises in Poprad and Svit.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic" (PDF). Výsledky SODB 2011. Štatistický úrad SR. Retrieved 9.8.2012.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)

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