|First mentioned||14th century|
|• Mayor||Miroslav Krčil|
|• Total||24.27 km2 (9.37 sq mi)|
|Elevation||582 m (1,909 ft)|
|• Density||400/km2 (1,000/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
Hlinsko (Czech pronunciation: [ˈɦlɪnsko]) is a town in the Pardubice Region of the Czech Republic. Hlinsko stands on the banks of the Chrudimka river, at the foot of the Bohemian-Moravian Highlands. It has about 10,000 inhabitants and it is the natural centre of its region called Hlinecko.
History [ edit ]
Hlinsko's history can be traced back to the 11th century for the first written document.
Hlinsko today [ edit ]
There are 3 primary schools, a grammar school, a swimming-pool, and 3 supermarkets in the town.
Economy [ edit ]
There is a significant dairy company Mlékárna Hlinsko in the town. The company was founded in 1939 and the production started in 1943.
References [ edit ]
- "Population of municipalities of the Czech republic". Czech Statistical Office. Retrieved 2019-04-30.
[ edit ]
- Municipal website
- Municipal website in Czech language
- Weather Hlinsko - Home weather station Hlinsko
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