Přerov

city in the Czech Republic

Přerov (German: Prerau) is a city in the Olomouc Region of the Czech Republic. It is the capital of the Přerov District.

Přerov
Horní Square in Přerov
Horní Square in Přerov
Flag of Přerov
Coat of arms of Přerov
Přerov is located in Czech Republic
Přerov
Přerov
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 49°27′20″N 17°27′4″E / 49.45556°N 17.45111°E / 49.45556; 17.45111Coordinates: 49°27′20″N 17°27′4″E / 49.45556°N 17.45111°E / 49.45556; 17.45111
Country Czech Republic
RegionOlomouc
DistrictPřerov
First mentioned1141
Government
 • MayorPetr Měřínský (ANO)
Area
 • Total58.45 km2 (22.57 sq mi)
Elevation
210 m (690 ft)
Population
 (2021-01-01)[1]
 • Total42,451
 • Density730/km2 (1,900/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
750 02
Websitewww.prerov.eu

The city is about 22 km (14 mi) southeast of Olomouc and has about 42,000 inhabitants.

Twin towns – sister citiesEdit

Přerov is twinned with:

ReferencesEdit

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

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