Nyíregyháza

Nyíregyháza
City
Main square
Main square
Coat of arms of Nyíregyháza
Coat of arms
Nyíregyháza is located in Hungary
Nyíregyháza
Nyíregyháza
Location of Nyíregyháza
Coordinates: 47°57′11″N 21°43′38″E / 47°57′11″N 21°43′38″E / 47.95306; 21.72713
Country   Hungary
County Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg
District Nyíregyháza
Government
 •  Mayor Dr. Ferenc Kovács ( Fidesz)
Area
 • Total 274.46 km2 (105.97 sq mi)
Elevation 116 m (381 ft)
Population (1 January 2016)
 • Total 118,058 Increase
 • Rank 7th in Hungary
 • Density 425.92/km2 (1,103.1/sq mi)
Time zone CET ( UTC+1)
 • Summer ( DST) CEST ( UTC+2)
Postal code 4400 – 4433
Area code(s) (+36) 42
Website www.nyirhalo.hu
County Hall, Nyíregyháza by Ignác Alpár
Váci Mihály Municipal Cultural Centre, Nyíregyháza by Ferenc Bán
Salt Lake spa Szekely gate

Nyíregyháza (Hungarian pronunciation:  [ˈɲiːrɛchaːzɒ] ( About this sound  listen), Yiddish: נירעדהאזNiredhaz) is a city in northeastern Hungary and the county capital of Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg. With a population of 118,000, it is the seventh-largest city in Hungary and is one of the leading cities of Northern Hungary and of the northern part of the Great Hungarian Plain ( Alföld). Its development has been ongoing since the 18th century, making it the economic and cultural center of the region. Its zoo, exhibiting more than 500 species including real rarities, is recognized throughout Europe.

Geography

Nyíregyháza is located in Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg County in the northern Plain region (Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg county, Hajdú-Bihar county, and Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok County). It is the most important city of Northern Hungary, in all respects the center of the region. It is located in the center of Nyírség as an agricultural town. The boundaries of the city are often understood as a very broad frame, because generally the near suburbs are included in them. It is located at the intersections of routes 4, 41, 36, and 38, therefore the city is easy to reach by road. Sub-Carpathia and Transylvania cannot be reached without passing the city.

Other Languages
Afrikaans: Nyíregyháza
العربية: نيرغهازا
Bân-lâm-gú: Nyíregyháza
беларуская: Ньірэдзьхаза
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Ньірэдзхаза
български: Ниредхаза
brezhoneg: Nyíregyháza
català: Nyíregyháza
Cebuano: Nyíregyháza
čeština: Nyíregyháza
Deutsch: Nyíregyháza
dolnoserbski: Nyíregyháza
español: Nyíregyháza
Esperanto: Nyíregyháza
euskara: Nyíregyháza
فارسی: نیرگهزا
français: Nyíregyháza
한국어: 니레지하저
hrvatski: Nyíregyháza
Bahasa Indonesia: Nyíregyháza
italiano: Nyíregyháza
עברית: נירג'האזה
ქართული: ნირედჰაზა
Kiswahili: Nyíregyháza
кырык мары: Ньиредьхаза
lietuvių: Nyredhaza
македонски: Њиреѓхаза
Bahasa Melayu: Nyíregyháza
Nederlands: Nyíregyháza
нохчийн: Ниредьхаза
norsk nynorsk: Nyíregyháza
олык марий: Ньиредьхаза
پنجابی: نیرادہازا
português: Nyíregyháza
română: Nyíregyháza
Runa Simi: Nyíregyháza
русский: Ньиредьхаза
slovenčina: Níreďháza
slovenščina: Nyíregyháza
српски / srpski: Њиређхаза
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Nyíregyháza
svenska: Nyíregyháza
татарча/tatarça: Ньиредьхаза
Türkçe: Nyíregyháza
українська: Ньїредьгаза
vepsän kel’: N'jired'haz
Tiếng Việt: Nyíregyháza
Volapük: Nyíregyháza
Winaray: Nyíregyháza
ייִדיש: נירעדהאז