Svojšín

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

Svojšín
Municipality
Castle in Svojšín
Castle in Svojšín
Flag of Svojšín
Flag
Coat of arms of Svojšín
Coat of arms
Svojšín is located in Czech Republic
Svojšín
Svojšín
Coordinates: 49°46′15″N 12°54′27″E / 49.77083°N 12.90750°E / 49.77083; 12.90750Coordinates: 49°46′15″N 12°54′27″E / 49.77083°N 12.90750°E / 49.77083; 12.90750
Country Czech Republic
RegionPlzeň
DistrictTachov
Area
 • Total13.55 km2 (5.23 sq mi)
Elevation
406 m (1,332 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total414
 • Density31/km2 (79/sq mi)
Postal code
349 01 to 349 56
Websitehttp://svojsin.cz

The municipality covers an area of 13.55 square kilometres (5.23 sq mi), and has a population of 460 (as at 28 August 2006).

Svojšín lies approximately 22 kilometres (14 mi) east of Tachov, 34 km (21 mi) west of Plzeň, and 115 km (71 mi) west of Prague.

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