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Coat of arms of Pacov
Pacov (Czech Republic)
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Basic data
State : Czech RepublicCzech Republic Czech Republic
Region : Kraj Vysočina
District : Pelhřimov
Area : 3586 ha
Geographic location : 49 ° 28 '  N , 15 ° 0'  E Coordinates: 49 ° 28 '16 "  N , 15 ° 0' 9"  E
Height: 615  m nm
Residents : 4,758 (Jan 1, 2019)
Postal code : 395 01
License plate : J
Street: Tábor - Humpolec
Railway connection: Horní Cerekev – Tábor
Status: city
Districts: 6th
Mayor : Lukáš Vlček (as of 2018)
Address: Náměstí Svobody 320
395 01 Pacov
Municipality number: 548511
Website :
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Pacov (German Patzau ) is a town with 4,889 inhabitants in the west of the Pelhřimov district in the Czech Republic .


The city has two towers. A Gothic St. Michael Church and a Baroque St. Wenceslas Chapel, which form part of the Pacov Castle. The Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM) was founded in Patzau in 1903.

In the city there is a castle, a polyclinic, an old people's home, two banks, two elementary schools, a special school, a music school, a high school, a cinema, a gym, two pharmacies, some shops and restaurants. The largest companies are the mechanical engineering company Pacov and the leather factory Uniko Pacov, there are also a few smaller companies. The Pacov TV station broadcasts from the Stražiště mountain (744 m) north of the town.

City structure

The town of Pacov consists of the districts Bedřichov ( Friedrichshof ), Jetřichovec ( Jetrichowitz ), Pacov ( Patzau ), Roučkovice ( Rautschkowitz ), Velká Rovná ( Groß Rowna ) and Zhoř ( Shorsch ). Basic settlement units are Bedřichov, Hrádek, Chroustky, Jetřichovec, K oboře, K Trucbabě, Na Propadě, Pacov-střed, Roučkovice, Trucbaba, U nádraží, V hnízdech, Velká Rovná and Zhoř.

The municipality is divided into the cadastral districts Bedřichov u Zhořce, Jetřichovec, Pacov, Roučkovice, Velká Rovná and Zhoř u Pacova.


Pacov train station is located southeast of the city center on the Tábor – Horní Cerekev railway line and is served several times a day by regional trains operated by the Czech railway CD .


sons and daughters of the town

Partner municipality

Web links

Commons : Pacov  - collection of images, 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)
  6. Timetable for the Tábor – Horní Cerekev railway line on the CD (PDF; 114 kB)