Trokavec

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Trokavec
Municipality
Skyline of Trokavec
Flag of Trokavec
Flag
Coat of arms of Trokavec
Coat of arms
Location of Trokavec within Rokycany District
Location of Trokavec within Rokycany District
Trokavec is located in Czech Republic
Trokavec
Trokavec
Location of Trokavec within Czech Republic
Coordinates: 49°38′48″N 13°42′07″E / 49.64667°N 13.70194°E / 49.64667; 13.70194Coordinates: 49°38′48″N 13°42′07″E / 49.64667°N 13.70194°E / 49.64667; 13.70194
Country  Czech Republic
Region Plzeň
District Rokycany
Area
 • Total 4.23 km2 (1.63 sq mi)
Elevation 615 m (2,018 ft)
Population (2008-12-31)
 • Total 91
 • Density 22/km2 (56/sq mi)
Postal code 338 43
Website http://www.trokavec.cz/en

Trokavec is a village and municipality (obec) in Rokycany District, Plzeň Region, Czech Republic.

The municipality covers an area of 4.23 square kilometres (1.63 sq mi), and has a population of 91 (as of 31 December 2008).

Trokavec lies in Brdy Mountains approximately 13 kilometres (8 mi) south-east of Rokycany, 26 km (16 mi) east of Plzeň, and 71 km (44 mi) south-west of Prague.

It is a locality where the American radar station of National Missile Defense was supposed to be built. Villagers from Trokavec overwhelmingly stood against the radar.

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