Jánovce

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Location
49°01'03"N
020°25'48"E
Country
 Slovakia
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Description

Jánovce is a village and municipality in Poprad District in the Prešov Region of northern Slovakia.

Geography

The municipality lies at an altitude of 591 metres and covers an area of 9.677 km². It has a population of about 1180 people.

History

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1312.

Economy and infrastructure

The village has table tennis, football and aerobic clubs. Cultural sightseers will enjoy the Late Baroque church with a Bothic altar.

Notable personalities

Mikuláš of Levoča, painter from 15th century, one of the major Gothic painters in Slovakia. Hadbavný Štefan Romuald, author of Latin-Slovak dictionary
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