Kostelec (Tachov District)

Kostelec (German Kostelzen) is a village and municipality (obec) in Tachov District in the Plzeň Region of the Czech Republic.

Kostelec
Municipality
Kostel sv. Jana Křtitele - Kostelec (okres Tachov, Česká republika).jpg
Flag of Kostelec
Flag
Coat of arms of Kostelec
Coat of arms
Kostelec is located in Czech Republic
Kostelec
Kostelec
Coordinates: 49°40′28″N 13°1′34″E / 49.67444°N 13.02611°E / 49.67444; 13.02611Coordinates: 49°40′28″N 13°1′34″E / 49.67444°N 13.02611°E / 49.67444; 13.02611
Country Czech Republic
RegionPlzeň
DistrictTachov
Area
 • Total30.87 km2 (11.92 sq mi)
Elevation
482 m (1,581 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total546
 • Density18/km2 (46/sq mi)
Postal code
330 23 to 349 01
Websitehttp://www.obeckostelec.cz

The municipality covers an area of 30.87 square kilometres (11.92 sq mi), and has a population of 533 (as at 31 December 2007).

Kostelec lies approximately 33 kilometres (21 mi) south-east of Tachov, 27 km (17 mi) west of Plzeň, and 111 km (69 mi) south-west of Prague.

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