Turá

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Location of Levice District in the Nitra Region

Turá (Hungarian: Tőre) is a village and municipality in the Levice District in the Nitra Region of Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1264.

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an altitude of 154 metres and covers an area of 9.286 km². It has a population of about 240 people.

Ethnicity[edit]

The village is about 62% Magyar and 38% Slovak.

Facilities[edit]

The village has a public library and football pitch.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 48°09′N 18°35′E / 48.150°N 18.583°E / 48.150; 18.583