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Location of Pest County in Hungary

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Location in Pest County
Coordinates: 47°36′26″N 19°11′49″E / 47.60722, 19.19694
Country Flag of Hungary.svg Hungary
Region Central Hungary
County Pest County
Subregion Dunakeszi
 • Total 37.42 km2 (14.45 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 18,864
 • Density 451.3/km2 (1,169/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 2151
Area code 27

Fót is a town in Pest County, Budapest metropolitan area, Central Hungary Region Hungary.


Fót is about 17 km (10.56 mi) north of the edge of Budapest. The North Hungarian foothills lie to the west. The nearest settlement to the west is Dunakeszi, to the northeast are Csomád and Veresegyház, to the east is Mogyoród and Budapest is to the south. The highest point of nearby Somlyó Hill reaches 287 m above sea-level.


The older areas of Fót feature the notable Catholic Szeplőtelen Fogantatás (Immaculate Conception) Church, built between 1845 and 1855, and the Károlyi Palace, both designed by architect Miklós Ybl.

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