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Karlova Ves

Karlova Ves

  This part belongs to the oldest settlements in the region of Bratislava. Archeological findings give evidence of prehistoric habitation. In 1288 the reeve of Bratislava ordered to built a settlement there. In 1945 it became a part of Bratislava. It is an important reservoir of potable water. As for bioclimatic situation, it is the healthiest part of Bratislava. There is a Town water-tower, which was built in 1886 on the Danube island of Siho¯ (Ger. Käsmacher).

Area: 11 km2
Number of inhabitants: 31 403
Population density per km2: 2 855

Bratislava City, Slovakia