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Veľký Horeš
Former name: Veľký Gýreš
Hungarian: Nagygéres
—  Village and commune  —
Reformed church of Veľký Horeš

Coat of arms
Trebišov District in the Kosice Region



Veľký Horeš is located in Slovakia
Veľký Horeš
Location of Veľký Horeš in Slovakia



Veľký Horeš is located in Košice Region
Veľký Horeš
Location of Veľký Horeš in Košice Region
Coordinates: 48°23′00″N 21°54′20″E / 48.3833333, 21.90556
Country  Slovakia
Region Košice
Districts of Slovakia Trebišov
First mentioned 1214
Government
 • Mayor Zoltán Pál (MOST-HÍD, SMER-SD)
Area
 • Total 18.24 km2 (7.04 sq mi)
Elevation 99 m (325 ft)
Population (31-12-2014)
 • Total 1 053
 • Density 57.73/km2 (149.5/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 076 52
Area code +421-56
Vehicle registration TV
Website http://velkyhores.m3.sk/sk/

Veľký Horeš (Former name :Veľký Gýreš; Hungarian: Nagygéres) is a village and commune in Trebišov District, Košice Region of eastern Slovakia.

History[]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1214.

Geography[]

The village lies at an altitude of 99 metres and covers an area of 18.235 km². It has a population of about 965 people.

Ethnicity[]

The village is about 85% Hungarian and 15% Slovak.

Facilities[]

The village has a public library, a gym and a football pitch. The municipality has its own birth registry.

External links[]


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