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Heves County
Country Hungary
Region Northern Hungary
County seat Eger
Area
 - Total 3,637 km2 (1,404.3 sq mi)
Population
 - Total 328,000
 - Density 90.2/km2 (233.6/sq mi)
County coat of arms

This article is about the current administrative entity called Heves county. For the historical county see Heves (former county). For the town see Heves.

Heves county lies in northern Hungary. It lies between the right bank of the river Tisza and the Mátra and Bükk mountains. It shares borders with the Hungarian counties Pest, Nógrád, Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén and Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok. The capital of Heves county is Eger.

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Tourist sights

De la Motte mansion in Noszvaj
Castle of Kisnána

Geography

Heves county is a geographically diverse area; its northern part is mountainous (the Mátra and Bükk are the two highest mountain ranges in Hungary), while at south it includes a part of the Great Hungarian Plain. From south it's bordered by Lake Tisza, the largest artificial lake in Hungary. The average temperature is between 8 and 10 °C (higher on the southern parts of the county).

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Rivers

Highest point

Lowest point

Economy

History

Regional structure

City with county rights

Eger
  • Eger (county seat)

Towns

(ordered by population, as of 2001)

Villages

  • Abasár
  • Adács
  • Aldebrő
  • Andornaktálya
  • Apc
  • Átány
  • Atkár
  • Balaton
  • Bátor
  • Bekölce
  • Besenyőtelek
  • Boconád
  • Bodony
  • Boldog
  • Bükkszék
  • Bükkszenterzsébet
  • Bükkszentmárton
  • Csány
  • Demjén
  • Detk
  • Domoszló
  • Dormánd
  • Ecséd
  • Egerbakta
  • Egerbocs
  • Egercsehi
  • Egerfarmos
  • Egerszalók
  • Egerszólát
  • Erdőkövesd
  • Erdőtelek
  • Erk
  • Fedémes
  • Feldebrő
  • Felsőtárkány
  • Gyöngyöshalász
  • Gyöngyösoroszi
  • Gyöngyöspata
  • Gyöngyössolymos
  • Gyöngyöstarján
  • Halmajugra
  • Heréd
  • Hevesaranyos
  • Hevesvezekény
  • Hort
  • Istenmezeje
  • Ivád
  • Kál
  • Kápolna
  • Karácsond
  • Kerecsend
  • Kisfüzes
  • Kisnána
  • Kömlő
  • Kompolt
  • Ludas
  • Maklár
  • Markaz
  • Mátraballa
  • Mátraderecske
  • Mátraszentimre
  • Mezőszemere
  • Mezőtárkány
  • Mikófalva
  • Mónosbél
  • Nagyfüged
  • Nagykökényes
  • Nagyréde
  • Nagytálya
  • Nagyút
  • Nagyvisnyó
  • Noszvaj
  • Novaj
  • Ostoros
  • Parád
  • Parádsasvár
  • Pély
  • Petőfibánya
  • Poroszló
  • Recsk
  • Rózsaszentmárton
  • Sarud
  • Sirok
  • Szajla
  • Szarvaskő
  • Szentdomonkos
  • Szihalom
  • Szilvásvárad
  • Szúcs
  • Szűcsi
  • Tarnabod
  • Tarnalelesz
  • Tarnaméra
  • Tarnaörs
  • Tarnaszentmária
  • Tarnaszentmiklós
  • Tarnazsadány
  • Tenk
  • Terpes
  • Tiszanána
  • Tófalu
  • Újlőrincfalva
  • Vámosgyörk
  • Váraszó
  • Vécs
  • Verpelét
  • Visonta
  • Visznek
  • Zagyvaszántó
  • Zaránk

Coordinates: 47°50′N 20°15′E / 47.833°N 20.25°E / 47.833; 20.25


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