Szigetcsép

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Szigetcsép
Coat of arms of Szigetcsép
Coat of arms
Szigetcsép is located in Hungary
Szigetcsép
Szigetcsép
Location of Szigetcsép in Hungary
Coordinates: 47°15′54″N 18°58′06″E / 47.26507°N 18.96828°E / 47.26507; 18.96828
Country Hungary
Region Central Hungary
County Pest
Subregion Ráckevei
Rank Village
Area[1]
 • Total 18.20 km2 (7.03 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2008)[2]
 • Total 2,358
 • Density 130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 2317
Area code +36 24
KSH code 07870[3]

Szigetcsép is a village in Pest county, Hungary. The Csepel Island has two villages, Lórév (Lovra) and Szigetscép (Čip), and the town of Ráckeve which is inhabited by Serbs as well as Hungarians and Germans. In this Hungarian village, approximately one hundred Serbs are living with Hungarians and Germans. The majority of the old Serbian population moved from Szigetcsép to Serbia in 1924 to settle in the village of Bački Brestovac.

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Coordinates: 47°16′N 18°59′E / 47.267°N 18.983°E / 47.267; 18.983