The city in figures

Miskolc City with County Rights is nowadays a priority city of the Region of Northern Hungary, capital of the Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County, and the center of the Miskolc sub-region. The sub-region comprises 6 further urban municipalities in addition to 33 villages and county towns.

Some characteritics of Miskolc:

Geographical data:

Area of Miskolc:

 236,68 km²

of which urban area:

 58,02 km²


178,66 km²

Location of Miskolc:

north latitude 48° 5´


east longitude 20°46´

Altitude of Miskolc:

 130 m

Maximum height of Miskolc:

945 m (Borovnyák Top)

Extension of Miskolc:


east to west

19 km

north to south

10 km