Basic information - Cartographic data

Slovakia's second largest city lies in the valley of the river Hornád in the Košice basin, encircled by the spurs of the Čierna Hora mountains to the north and the Volovské vrchy hills to the west.
 
 
Indicator Year 2016 
Area in ha 23 763
 agrarian land 8 900
 non-agrarian land 14 803
Structure of lands available in %  
 agrarian land 37,5
 non-agrarian land 62,5
   
Density of population 1008,9
per 1 km2
Average age of citizens 41,2
Population as of 31.12.2016 239 141
out of it:  
men 114 674
women 124 467
Number of Districts 4
Number of City Districts 22
Number of allotments 124 395
Number of houses with registration No. 39 506
   
Location 48 43' of northern latitude
21 25' if eastern longitude
   
Elevation in  
m above sea level
 Medium 255
 Maximum 819
 Minimum 177

 

Territorial and Administrative division of Košice
District City District
Košice I Džungľa, Kavečany, Sever, Sídlisko Ťahanovce, Staré mesto, Ťahanovce
Košice II Lorinčík, Luník IX, Myslava, Pereš, Poľov, Sídlisko KVP, Šaca, Západ
Košice III Dargovských Hrdinov, Košická Nová Ves
Košice IV Barca, Juh, Krásna, Nad jazerom, Šebastovce, Vyšné Opátske
Graphic design of City Districts' borders