Planá (Tachov District)

Planá (Czech pronunciation: [ˈplanaː ]; German: Plan), also known as Planá u Mariánských Lázní, is a town in the Plzeň Region of the Czech Republic. It has about 5,400 inhabitants. It lies some 50 km (30 mi) to the west from the region capital of Plzeň.

Planá

Planá u Mariánských Lázní
Town
Town hall
Town hall
Flag of Planá
Flag
Coat of arms of Planá
Coat of arms
Planá is located in Czech Republic
Planá
Planá
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 49°52′6″N 12°44′25″E / 49.86833°N 12.74028°E / 49.86833; 12.74028Coordinates: 49°52′6″N 12°44′25″E / 49.86833°N 12.74028°E / 49.86833; 12.74028
Country Czech Republic
RegionPlzeň
DistrictTachov
Founded9th century
Government
 • MayorMartina Němečková
Area
 • Total62.54 km2 (24.15 sq mi)
Elevation
506 m (1,660 ft)
Population
 (2020-01-01[1])
 • Total5,396
 • Density86/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
348 15
Websitewww.plana.cz//

Planá is also the seat of the Municipality with Commissioned Local Authority within the Tachov Municipality with Extended Competence.

Notable peopleEdit

Twin towns – sister citiesEdit

Planá is twinned with:[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population of Municipalities – 1 January 2020". Czech Statistical Office. 2020-04-30.
  2. ^ "Podpis partnerské smlouvy měst Planá a Tirschenreuth". plana.cz (in Czech). Město Planá. Retrieved 2020-08-04.

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