Svidník District

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Svidník District
Okres svidnik.png
Country Slovakia
Region (kraj) Prešov Region
 • Total 550 km2 (210 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 33,506
 • Density 61/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Svidník District (okres Svidník) is a district in the Prešov Region of eastern Slovakia. Territory Svidník district and his0 location is near of the Dukla Pass and the Republic of Poland.

Until 1918, the district was part of the county of Kingdom of Hungary of Šariš (Sáros).


Coordinates: 49°18′22″N 21°34′6″E / 49.30611°N 21.56833°E / 49.30611; 21.56833