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German: Goldeneidten
Hungarian: Aranyida
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Košice-okolie District in the Kosice Region

Zlatá Idka is located in Slovakia
Location of Zlatá_Idka in Košice-okolie District

Zlatá Idka is located in Košice Region
Location of Zlatá_Idka in Košice Region
Coordinates: 48°45′09″N 21°00′23″E / 48.7525, 21.00639
Country  Slovakia
Region Košice
Districts of Slovakia Košice-okolie
First mentioned 1349
 • Mayor Stanislav Rusnák (SMER-SD)
 • Total 16.87 km2 (6.51 sq mi)
Elevation 668 m (2,192 ft)
Population (31-12-2014)
 • Total 399
 • Density 23.65/km2 (61.3/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 044 61
Area code +421-55
Vehicle registration KS

Zlatá_Idka (German: Goldeneidten; Hungarian: Aranyida) is a village and commune in Košice-okolie District in the Košice Region of eastern Slovakia.

History[edit | edit source]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1349 (Ida) when German miners (cives et hospites ac montani de eadem Ida) established here for overworking local gold and silver mines.

Geography[edit | edit source]

The village lies at an altitude of 668 metres and covers an area of 16.87 km². It has a population of about 399 people.

Ethnicity[edit | edit source]

The population is almost entirely Slovak in ethnicity.

Culture[edit | edit source]

The village has a public library, a football playground and food facilities.

Transport[edit | edit source]

The nearest railway station is at Košice.

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