Velká nad Veličkou

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Velká nad Veličkou
Municipality
Saint Mary Magdalene Church
Saint Mary Magdalene Church
Flag of Velká nad Veličkou
Flag
Coat of arms of Velká nad Veličkou
Coat of arms
Velká nad Veličkou is located in Czech Republic
Velká nad Veličkou
Velká nad Veličkou
Coordinates: 48°52′57″N 17°31′9″E / 48.88250°N 17.51917°E / 48.88250; 17.51917Coordinates: 48°52′57″N 17°31′9″E / 48.88250°N 17.51917°E / 48.88250; 17.51917
Country Czech Republic
RegionSouth Moravian
DistrictHodonín
Area
 • Total25.9 km2 (10.0 sq mi)
Elevation
288 m (945 ft)
Population
 (1.1.2012)
 • Total3,966
 • Density150/km2 (400/sq mi)
Postal code
696 74
Websitehttp://www.obecvelka.cz

Velká nad Veličkou (German: Welka) is a village and municipality (obec) in Hodonín District in the South Moravian Region of the Czech Republic.

The municipality covers an area of 25.9 square kilometres (10.0 sq mi), and has a population of 3,040 (as at 1 January 2009).

Velká nad Veličkou, a part of traditional ethnographic region Horňácko, lies approximately 29 kilometres (18 mi) east of Hodonín, 75 km (47 mi) south-east of Brno, and 261 km (162 mi) south-east of Prague.

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Velká nad Veličkou