Velké Popovice

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Velké Popovice
Municipality and village
Brewery historic building
Brewery historic building
Flag of Velké Popovice
Flag
Coat of arms of Velké Popovice
Coat of arms
Velke Popovice PH CZ.png
Country  Czech Republic
Region Central Bohemian Region
District Prague-East District
Area
 • Total 6.03 sq mi (15.62 km2)
Elevation 1,300 ft (400 m)
Population (2011)
 • Total 2,536
 • Density 420/sq mi (160/km2)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Velké Popovice is a village and municipality in Prague-East District in the Central Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic. The municipality has a population of 2500 people.[1] The village was first mentioned in 1352.[2] It is known most for the production of the Velkopopovický Kozel beer.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Adresy v České republice". Czech Government. Retrieved 19 September 2010. 
  2. ^ Okres Praha-východ (2006). Jiřina Růžková, Josef Škrabal, ed. Historický lexikon obcí 1869 – 2005 (PDF). ISBN 80-250-1310-3. Retrieved 19 September 2010. 


Coordinates: 49°56′N 14°39′E / 49.933°N 14.650°E / 49.933; 14.650