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Lipůvka (Czech Republic)
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Basic data
State : Czech RepublicCzech Republic Czech Republic
Region : Jihomoravský kraj
District : Blansko
Area : 992 ha
Geographic location : 49 ° 20 '  N , 16 ° 33'  E Coordinates: 49 ° 20 '22 "  N , 16 ° 32' 55"  E
Height: 364  m nm
Residents : 1,302 (Jan 1, 2019)
Postal code : 679 22
License plate : B.
Street: Brno - Černá Hora
Status: local community
Districts: 1
Mayor : Ivo Pospíšil (as of 2018)
Address: Lipůvka 146
679 22 Lipůvka
Municipality number: 581968
Website :

Lipůvka (German Lipuwka ) is a municipality in the Czech Republic . It is located five kilometers north of Kuřim and belongs to the Okres Blansko .


Lipůvka is located at the western foot of the Drahaner Bergland in the Boskowitz furrow . The village lies on a saddle between the Lažánka and Kuřimka valleys. To the north rises the Společná hora (429 m), in the northeast of the Bukovec (596 m), east of the Dubový kopec (533 m), in the southeast the Spálená skála and south of the Maňová (433 m). The state road I / 43 / E 461 from Brno to Černá Hora leads through the village , which intersects with road II / 379 from Tišnov to Blansko .

Neighboring towns are Lažany in the north, Blansko and Hořice in the north-east, Olešná and Svinošice in the east, Vranov , U Jelínka and Lelekovice in the south-east, Podlesí and Kuřim in the south, Čebín and Malhostovice in the south-west, Nuzířov in the west and Všechovice and Skalička in the north-west.


The first written mention of Lipůvka took place in 1371. There is evidence of a school in the village since the 17th century. To the east of the village, an Aryan hereditary post was set up in 1784 on Kaiserstraße from Vienna via Brno to Prague . The pilgrimage church of St. Clemens, one and a half kilometers southwest, was torn down in the course of the Josephine reforms in 1787. In 1818 a new schoolhouse was built at the Cäcilienkirche for one-class teaching.

After the abolition of patrimonial, Lipůvka formed a municipality in the Brno District Commission from 1850 . The post office at Lipůvka was closed in 1876. Since November 1, 1896 Svinošice belonged to the newly formed district administration Tischnowitz . In 1902 a new school building was built in the community, in which three classes were taught; the kindergarten is located there today. In 1961 a new primary school was inaugurated. Since the 19th century, the place has experienced a strong expansion and grew to the east far beyond the old Kaiserstrasse, now I / 43 / E 461 . The municipality has belonged to Okres Blansko since 1950 . Lipůvka is a Catholic parish for Lažany, Nuzířov and Svinošice.

Community structure

No districts are designated for the municipality of Lipůvka.


  • Parish Church of St. Cäcilie on the market square, built in 1750
  • Foundation walls of the Church of St. Clemens, west of the town halfway to Malhostovice , the former pilgrimage church was demolished in 1787. Their bell is now in Závist .
  • Babí lom natural monument with a lookout tower, the rock ridge is located southeast of Lipůvka
  • Prayer pillar
  • former post office, now a butcher's shop

Sons and daughters of the church

Web links

Commons : Lipůvka  - collection of pictures, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  2. Český statistický úřad - The population of the Czech municipalities as of January 1, 2019 (PDF; 7.4 MiB)