Veľké Turovce

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Location of Levice District in the Nitra Region

Veľké Turovce (Hungarian: Nagytúr) 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 1156.

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an altitude of 138 metres and covers an area of 9.191 km². It has a population of about 808 people.

Ethnicity[edit]

The village is about 61% Magyar and 39% Slovak.

Facilities[edit]

The village has a public library and football pitch.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 48°05′56″N 18°56′39″E / 48.09889°N 18.94417°E / 48.09889; 18.94417