Szatmárcseke

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Szatmárcseke
Szatmárcseke is located in Hungary
Szatmárcseke
Szatmárcseke
Coordinates: 48°5′9.28″N 22°37′51.74″E / 48.0859111°N 22.6310389°E / 48.0859111; 22.6310389
Country  Hungary
County Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg
Area
 • Total 36.31 km2 (14.02 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,558
 • Density 39.14/km2 (101.4/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 4945
Area code(s) 44
Website http://szatmarcseke.hu/

Szatmárcseke is a village in Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg county, in the Northern Great Plain region of eastern Hungary.[1]

Geography[edit]

It lies at a distance of 94 km from Nyíregyháza, 29 km from Vásárosnamény, 17 km from Fehérgyarmat, 18 km from Tiszabecs, and 11 km from Tiszacsécse.

History[edit]

The first written mention of the village arose in 1181 as Cseke. This time it was a thriving village that owned a temple.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Szatmárcseke". Retrieved 2012-08-27.  (Hungarian)
  2. ^ "Szatmárcseke, "Történelem"". Retrieved 2012-08-27.  (Hungarian)