Nižná, Tvrdošín District

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Nižná
Village
Nižná.JPG
Electronic factory in Nižná
Country Slovakia
Region Žilina
District Tvrdošín
Elevation 573 m (1,880 ft)
Coordinates 49°18′37″N 19°31′48″E / 49.31028°N 19.53000°E / 49.31028; 19.53000Coordinates: 49°18′37″N 19°31′48″E / 49.31028°N 19.53000°E / 49.31028; 19.53000
Area 27.779 km2 (10.73 sq mi)
Population 4,068 (2004-12-31)
Density 146/km2 (378/sq mi)
First mentioned 1420
Postal code 027 43
Area code +421-43
Car plate TS
Location of Nižná in Slovakia
Location of Nižná in Slovakia
Location of Nižná in the Žilina Region
Location of Nižná in the Žilina Region
Statistics: MOŠ/MIS
Website: www.nizna.sk

Nižná is a village and municipality in Tvrdošín District in the Žilina Region of northern Slovakia.

Nizna - Industrial zone in winter of 2016

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1420.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 573 metres and covers an area of 27.779 km². It has a population of about 4,140 people.

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