Kočov (German: Gottschau) is a village and municipality (obec) in Tachov District in the Plzeň Region of the Czech Republic.

Kočov
Municipality
Ruins of the Church of Saint John the Baptist
Ruins of the Church of Saint John the Baptist
Flag of Kočov
Flag
Coat of arms of Kočov
Coat of arms
Kočov is located in Czech Republic
Kočov
Kočov
Coordinates: 49°48′37″N 12°43′49″E / 49.81028°N 12.73028°E / 49.81028; 12.73028Coordinates: 49°48′37″N 12°43′49″E / 49.81028°N 12.73028°E / 49.81028; 12.73028
Country Czech Republic
RegionPlzeň
DistrictTachov
Area
 • Total11.46 km2 (4.42 sq mi)
Elevation
465 m (1,526 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total194
 • Density17/km2 (44/sq mi)
Postal code
347 01 to 348 15
Websitehttp://www.obeckocov.cz

The municipality covers an area of 11.46 square kilometres (4.42 sq mi), and has a population of 220 (as at 28 August 2006).

Kočov lies approximately 9 kilometres (6 mi) east of Tachov, 47 km (29 mi) west of Plzeň, and 125 km (78 mi) west of Prague.

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