The Prešov Region (Slovak: Prešovský kraj, pronoonced [ˈpreʃowskiː ˈkraj]) is ane o the aicht Slovak admeenistrative regions an conseests o 13 destricts (okresy). The region wis established in 1996 an is the maist populous o aw the regions in the kintra.[1] Its administrative centre is the ceety o Prešov.

Prešov Region

Prešovský Kraj
Banner o Prešov Region
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Coat of airms o Prešov Region
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Presov Region
Presov Region
Kintra Slovakie
CaipitalPrešov
Area
 • Total8973.69 km2 (3,464.76 sq mi)
Highest elevation
2654 m (8,707 ft)
Lowest elevation
105 m (344 ft)
Population
 (2013 census)
 • Total818,916
 • Density91/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Websitewww.po-kraj.sk

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Demografia Prešovského samosprávneho kraja - VÚC Prešov" (in Slovak). Po-kraj.sk. Retrieved 19 August 2013.