Šarkan

Šarkan ( _hu. Sárkányfalva) is a village and municipality in the Nové Zámky District in the Nitra Region of south-west Slovakia.

History

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1247.

Geography

The municipality lies at an elevation of 150 metres (490 ft) and covers an area of 13.638 km² (5.266 mi²). It has a population of about 340 people.

Ethnicity

The population is roughly 88% Magyar and 12% Slovak.

Facilities

The village has a small public library and a football pitch.

External links

*http://www.statistics.sk/mosmis/eng/run.html


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