Horní Újezd

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Horní Újezd
Horní Újezd's coat of arms
Horní Újezd ​​(Czech Republic)
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Basic data
State : Czech RepublicCzech Republic Czech Republic
Region : Olomoucký kraj
District : Přerov
Area : 686 ha
Geographic location : 49 ° 27 '  N , 17 ° 44'  E Coordinates: 49 ° 26 '53 "  N , 17 ° 43' 44"  E
Height: 335  m nm
Residents : 416 (Jan. 1, 2019)
Postal code : 753 53
License plate : M.
Street: Vítonice - Osíčko
Status: local community
Districts: 1
Mayor : Alena Veličková (as of 2011)
Address: Horní Újezd ​​83
753 53 Všechovice
Municipality number: 569542
Website : horniujezd.zahoran.cz

Horní Újezd (German Ober Aujezd , 1939–1945 Ober Aujest ) is a municipality in the Czech Republic . It is located eight kilometers northeast of Bystřice pod Hostýnem and belongs to the Okres Přerov .


Horní Újezd ​​is located on the right above the Moštěnka valley on a hilltop in the Kelečská pahorkatina ( Keltsch hill country ). To the east lies the Juhyně valley . The Křímy (333 m) rises to the southwest and the Dubecka (335 m) to the west.

Neighboring towns are Býškovice in the north, Všechovice in the Northeast, Příleský Mlyn, Provodovice and Trávník the east, Drholec, Komárno and Osíčko the southeast, Příkazy , Loukov and Libosváry in the south, Mrlínek in the southwest, Vítonice the west and Žákovský Mlyn and Horni Nětčice in northwest .


Finds of several stone axes prove a settlement of the municipality during the Neolithic Age .

The first written mention of Veliký Újezd was in 1371 when Lucek of Domaželice and Újezd ​​sold the village. The suffixes used to distinguish Újezd from other places changed several times. The place was named as Ugezd (1386), Ugezd prope Wssechowicz (1408), Vysoký Újezd (1517), Horní Újezd (1539), Horní Aujezd (1569), Superius Augezd (1672), Ober Augezd (1688) and Augesd ( 1688).

After the abolition of patrimonial Horní Újezd / Ober Aujezd formed from 1850 a community in the district authority Holleschau . In 1863 the place was called Vrchní Aujezd , in 1869 as Vrchni Oujezd and in 1890 as Horní Oujezd and popularly also as Velký Ujezd . In 1896 a school building was built in just 32 weeks. In 1929 the community built a waterworks. During the German occupation , the place was named Ober Aujest and was assigned to the Mährisch Weißkirchen district in 1942 . After the end of the Second World War, the community came back to Okres Holešov. After its abolition of the Okres Holešov Horní Újezd ​​was assigned to the Okres Přerov in 1960. From 1976 Horní Újezd ​​was initially affiliated with the Local National Committee Všechovice and since 1983 has been completely incorporated into Všechovice. Since November 24, 1990, Horní Újezd ​​has again formed its own municipality. In the competition "Village of the Year" the community was awarded the Green Ribbon for the living conditions in 2003 in Olomoucký kraj. Horní Újezd ​​has a coat of arms and a banner as well as its own anthem. Ethnographically, the place belongs to the Hanna region of Záhoran.

Community structure

No districts are identified for the municipality of Horní Újezd. Horní Újezd ​​includes the single-layer Drholec ( Drholetz ).


  • Parish church of Mariä Wiegenfest, the small church built as a defensive and unusually wide church can be traced back to 1690. Each of the five windows has a different shape.
  • Rectory, it was built in 1688 together with the church and was rebuilt after the fire of 1895
  • five crosses, the oldest of which is in the cemetery and dates from 1870.

Individual evidence

  1. Český statistický úřad - The population of the Czech municipalities as of January 1, 2019 (PDF; 7.4 MiB)
  2. Místopisný rejstřík obcí českého Slezska a severní Moravy (p. 181) ( Memento of the original from March 4, 2016 in the Internet Archive ) Info: The archive link was inserted automatically and has not yet been checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. (PDF; 2.2 MB)  @1@ 2Template: Webachiv / IABot / www.archives.cz
  3. Ójezd, Ójezd ....