Kamenický Šenov

Kamenický Šenov (German: Steinschönau) is a town in the Liberec Region of the Czech Republic. It has about 3,900 inhabitants.

Kamenický Šenov
Town
View towards the town
View towards the town
Flag of Kamenický Šenov
Flag
Coat of arms of Kamenický Šenov
Coat of arms
Kamenický Šenov is located in Czech Republic
Kamenický Šenov
Kamenický Šenov
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 50°46′39″N 14°28′16″E / 50.77750°N 14.47111°E / 50.77750; 14.47111Coordinates: 50°46′39″N 14°28′16″E / 50.77750°N 14.47111°E / 50.77750; 14.47111
Country Czech Republic
RegionLiberec
DistrictČeská Lípa
First mentioned1352
Government
 • MayorMichal Třešňák
Area
 • Total10.46 km2 (4.04 sq mi)
Elevation
525 m (1,722 ft)
Population
 (2020-01-01[1])
 • Total3,915
 • Density370/km2 (970/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
471 14
Websitewww.kamenicky-senov.cz

HistoryEdit

Until 1918, the city was part of the Austrian monarchy (Austria side after the compromise of 1867), in the TetschenDěčín District, one of the 94 Bezirkshauptmannschaften in Bohemia.[2]

EconomyEdit

The town has a long history of glass works.

Twin towns – sister citiesEdit

Kamenický Šenov is twinned with:[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population of Municipalities – 1 January 2020". Czech Statistical Office. 2020-04-30.
  2. ^ Die postalischen Abstempelungen auf den österreichischen Postwertzeichen-Ausgaben 1867, 1883 und 1890, Wilhelm Klein, 1967
  3. ^ "Rheinbach - naše partnerské město". pratelerheinbachu.estranky.cz (in Czech). Spolek přátel Rheinbachu. Retrieved 2020-08-15.

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