Děčín

town in Czech Republic

Děčín (German: Tetschen, 1942–1945 Tetschen-Bodenbach, 1945 Děčín-Podmokly) is a city in the Ústí nad Labem Region of the Czech Republic. It is the capital of the Děčín District.

Děčín
View over the Elbe Valley
View over the Elbe Valley
Flag of Děčín
Coat of arms of Děčín
Děčín is located in Czech Republic
Děčín
Děčín
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 50°46′25″N 14°11′46″E / 50.77361°N 14.19611°E / 50.77361; 14.19611Coordinates: 50°46′25″N 14°11′46″E / 50.77361°N 14.19611°E / 50.77361; 14.19611
Country Czech Republic
RegionÚstí nad Labem
DistrictDěčín
First mentioned993
Government
 • MayorJiří Anděl (ANO)
Area
 • Total117.70 km2 (45.44 sq mi)
Elevation
135 m (443 ft)
Population
 (2021-01-01)[1]
 • Total47,951
 • Density410/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
405 02
Websitewww.mmdecin.cz

The city is on the river Elbe and is near the border with Germany. It has about 48,000 inhabitants.

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Population of Municipalities – 1 January 2021". Czech Statistical Office. 2021-04-30.

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