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Ladies and gentlemen,
Welcome to Internet pages of Zilina. It is very good opportunity to get to know our town better, it is one of the most important towns of Slovak republic. Zilina is a town with an interesting history, with cultural and educational traditions, great economical and financial potential and dynamic presence.
There are many attractive touristic and historical localities sorrounding the town.
I hope, after you have read these pages you will be interested in knowing personally this town proud and cordial Slovaks. All people of goodwill coming are welcomed as friends.
is a centre of northwest Slovakia and one of the
largest towns of the Slovak Republic. It is a seat of administration
of the Žilina Region, one of the 8 regions of the Slovak Republic,
with the area of 6,788 sq. km, and with the population of 692 582 (1
The Region of Žilina involves 4 historical regions: Kysuce, Liptov, Orava and Turiec. It consists of the following districts: Bytča, Čadca, Dolný Kubín, Kysucké Nové Mesto, Liptovský Mikuláš, Martin, Námestovo, Ružomerok, Turčianske Teplice, Tvrdošín and Žilina.
The District of Žilina covers an area of 815 sq. km, and its population is 156,921 (1 January 2000) who inhabit 50 villages and 3 towns - Žilina, Rajec and Rajecké Teplice.
of Žilina as to the 1 January 2000 reached
86,818 inhabitants, out of them 98 per cent of Slovak nationality.