Former name, before 1948: Buzita
|— Village and commune —|
|The Exaltation of the Holy Cross in Buzica|
|Districts of Slovakia||Košice-okolie|
|• Mayor||Jozef Mohňanský (SMK-MKP, MOST-HÍD, SMER-SD)|
|• Total||19.86 km2 (7.67 sq mi)|
|Elevation||214 m (702 ft)|
|• Total||1 209|
|• Density||60.88/km2 (157.7/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|Postal code||044 73|
Geography[edit | edit source]
History[edit | edit source]
Historically the village was first mentioned in 1262.
Population[edit | edit source]
In 1910, the village had a population of 1088, mostly Hungarians. According to the official census of 2011, the population included 1195 inhabitants, of which 628 were Hungarians and 425 were Slovaks whilst there were 122 people in the village who declined to admit their national affilitation.
Genealogical resources[edit | edit source]
The records for genealogical research are available at the state archive "Statny Archiv in Kosice, Slovakia"
- Roman Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1741-1895 (parish A)
- Greek Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1791-1896 (parish B)
- Reformated church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1741-1920 (parish A)