Coat of arms
Country  Hungary
County Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok
District Karcag (seat)
  Total 368.63 km2 (142.33 sq mi)
Population (2001)
  Total 22,579
  Density 61.25/km2 (158.6/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 5300
Area code(s) 59
Location of Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok county in Hungary

Karcag is a large town in Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok county, in the Northern Great Plain region of central Hungary.

Karcag has its own railway station, but InterCity trains do not stop here.

International relations

Twin towns — Sister cities

Karcag is twinned with:[1]

Domestic partnership(s)


It covers an area of 368.63 km2 (142 sq mi) and has a population of 22,579 people (2001).

Famous people

Aerialphotography. karcag, bridge "Zádor"


Coordinates: 47°19′N 20°56′E / 47.317°N 20.933°E / 47.317; 20.933

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