Country Slovakia
Region Trenčín
District Bánovce nad Bebravou
Elevation 258 m (846 ft)
Coordinates SK 48°45′00″N 18°20′00″E / 48.75000°N 18.33333°E / 48.75000; 18.33333Coordinates: SK 48°45′00″N 18°20′00″E / 48.75000°N 18.33333°E / 48.75000; 18.33333
Area 22.948 km2 (8.860 sq mi)
Population 1,458 (2005)
Density 64/km2 (166/sq mi)
First mentioned 1258
Postal code 956 41
Area code +421-38
Car plate BN
Location of Uhrovec in Slovakia
Location of Uhrovec in the Trenčín Region
Website: www.uhrovec.sk
Source: [1]

Uhrovec (Hungarian: Zayugróc) is a village and municipality in the Bánovce nad Bebravou District of the Trenčín Region of Slovakia.


In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1258.


The village lies at an altitude of 258 metres and covers an area of 22.95km². It has a population of 1478 people. It lies in the Strážovské vrchy mountains, in the Radiša river valley, around 8 km from Bánovce nad Bebravou and 30 km from Trenčín

Famous people

Both were born in the same house - building of local school.


This article is issued from Wikipedia - version of the 10/10/2015. The text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike but additional terms may apply for the media files.