|Elevation||527 m (1,729 ft)|
|Coordinates||SK 48°30′N 19°41′E / 48.500°N 19.683°ECoordinates: SK 48°30′N 19°41′E / 48.500°N 19.683°E|
|Area||49.960 km2 (19.29 sq mi)|
|Density||30/km2 (78/sq mi)|
|Postal code||985 26|
Location of Málinec in Slovakia
Location of Málinec in the Banská Bystrica Region
Málinec is a village and municipality in the Poltár District in the Banská Bystrica Region of Slovakia. It is located 13 km north of the district center. In the near o Málinec is water reservoir, which supplies several locations in Poltár District. The village is a starting point of the cycling event Novohradský cyklomaratón.