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Petržalka

Petržalka

  It is the newest part of Bratislava, as well as the largest one. For the first time it was mentioned in the 13th century as the village of Pečeneh inhabited by people on guard-duty. After the Tartar incrusion the settlement perished. It rised again only in the 17th century. However, the territory fulfilled the function of recreation area with gardens full of apricot trees. It became a part of Bratislava in 1946.

Area: 28.7 km2
Number of inhabitants:126 565
Population density per km2: 4 410

Bratislava City, Slovakia