former name Podmuráň
|— Village and commune —|
|• Mayor||Roman Goldschmidt (Ind.)|
|• Total||103.15 km2 (39.83 sq mi)|
|Elevation||393 m (1,289 ft)|
|• Density||11.99/km2 (31.1/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|Postal code||049 01|
The village is located around 9 km north of Revúca, in the Muráň river valley. The Muráň Plateau is located north and west of the village, with the governing body of the Muránska planina National Park seated in the village. There is a local railway track from Plešivec (Rožňava District) ending in Muráň.
The village was first mentioned in 1321 as a settlement under the Muráň Castle.
- Municipal website (Slovak)