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Lipany

Coordinates: 49°09′10″N 20°57′43″E / 49.15278°N 20.96194°E / 49.15278; 20.96194
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Lipany
Town
The church in Lipany
The church in Lipany
Coat of arms of Lipany
Lipany is located in Slovakia
Lipany
Lipany
Location in Slovakia
Coordinates: 49°09′10″N 20°57′43″E / 49.15278°N 20.96194°E / 49.15278; 20.96194
CountrySlovakia
RegionPrešov
DistrictSabinov
First mentioned1312
Government
 • MayorVladimír Jánošík
Area
 • Total12.66 km2 (4.89 sq mi)
 (2022)
Elevation
387[2] m (1,270[2] ft)
Population
 (2022)[3]
 • Total6,449
 • Density510/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
082 71[2]
Area code+421 54[2]
Car plateSB
Websitewww.lipany.sk

Lipany ('lindens'; Hungarian: Héthárs; German: Siebenlinden; Latin: Septemtiliae, lit.'seven lindens') is a town in the Prešov Region in Slovakia. About 6,400 people live there.

History[change | change source]

Lipany was first mentioned in 1312. In the 16th century, it got the town privileges.

Geography[change | change source]

The elevation is 387 m. Its area is 12.648 km². The Torysa River flows through the town.

References[change | change source]

  1. Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic (www.statistics.sk). "Hustota obyvateľstva - obce". www.statistics.sk. Retrieved 2024-02-08.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 "Základná charakteristika". www.statistics.sk (in Slovak). Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic. 2015-04-17. Retrieved 2022-03-31.
  3. Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic (www.statistics.sk). "Počet obyvateľov podľa pohlavia - obce (ročne)". www.statistics.sk. Retrieved 2024-02-08.

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