Tiszaújváros District

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Tiszaújváros District

Tiszaújvárosi járás
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Tiszaújváros District within Hungary and Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County.
Tiszaújváros District within Hungary and Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County.
Country Hungary
CountyBorsod-Abaúj-Zemplén
District seatTiszaújváros
Area
 • Total248.87 km2 (96.09 sq mi)
Area rank16th in Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén
Population
 (2011 census)
 • Total31,842
 • Rank7th in Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén
 • Density128/km2 (330/sq mi)

Tiszaújváros (Hungarian: Tiszaújvárosi járás) is a district in south-eastern part of Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County. Tiszaújváros is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Northern Hungary Statistical Region.

Geography[edit]

Tiszaújváros District borders with Szerencs District to the northeast, Tiszavasvári District (Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg County) and Hajdúnánás District (Hajdú-Bihar County) to the east, Mezőcsát District to the south, Miskolc District to the northwest. The number of the inhabited places in Tiszaújváros District is 16.

Municipalities[edit]

The district has 1 town and 15 villages. (ordered by population, as of 1 January 2012)[1]

The bolded municipality is city.

Demographics[edit]

Religion in Tiszaújváros District (2011 census)

  Catholic Church (29.7%)
  Calvinism (18.0%)
  Lutheranism (0.2%)
  Other religions (0.9%)
  Non-religious (17.2%)
  Atheists (1.1%)
  Undeclared (29.4%)

In 2011, it had a population of 31,842 and the population density was 128/km².

Year County population[2] Change
2011 31,842 n/a

Ethnicity[edit]

Besides the Hungarian majority, the main minorities are the Roma (approx. 2,000) and German (150).

Total population (2011 census): 31,842
Ethnic groups (2011 census):[3] Identified themselves: 29,552 persons:

  • Hungarians: 27,032 (91.47%)
  • Gypsies: 1,955 (6.62%)
  • Others and indefinable: 565 (1.91%)

Approx. 2,000 persons in Tiszaújváros District did not declare their ethnic group at the 2011 census.

Religion[edit]

Religious adherence in the county according to 2011 census:[4]

Gallery[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ A KSH 2012. évi helységnévkönyve
  2. ^ népesség.com, "Tiszaújvárosi járás népessége"
  3. ^ 4.1.6.1 A népesség nemzetiség szerint, 2011, (in Hungarian) [1]
  4. ^ 4.1.7.1 A népesség vallás, felekezet szerint, 2011, (in Hungarian) [2]

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Coordinates: 47°56′00″N 21°00′00″E / 47.9333°N 21.0000°E / 47.9333; 21.0000