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Kormend (Vas, Hungary)

Körmend város

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image by István Molnár, 16 January 2006



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Hanging flag on the Hospital. The flag is green and on the centre is the coat of arms. Körmend is a town in Vas megye.
István Molnár, 22 March 2000 and 29 May 2001

Image based on the Res. No. 4/1991.(II. 19.), modyfied by te Res. No.5/2000. (II. 17.) about the flag and the Coat of Arms of Körmend town at <www.kormendplaza.hu> (in Hungarian). The new (present) Coat of Arms at <natloz.znet.hu>.
The first mention about the settlement is from 1238 as 'Villa Curmend terra regis'. In 1244-1871 the settlement is market town. In 1871-1979 large village and from 1979 Körmend is town in Vas county.
The town had got a new Coat of Arms in 1980 with Red Star. After the end of the Communist period in Hungary redrawed the Coat of Arms without the red star. In 2000 renewed the original Coat of Arms of the town from 1849.
Resolutiosins:
1980-1991: Res. No.1/1980.(III.26.) of the Soviet of Körmend Town.
1991-2000: Res. No. 4/1991.(II.19.) of the Council of the Community of Körmend Town.
2000-: Res. No. 4/1991.(II. 19.) modyfied by te Res. No.5/2000. (II. 17.) of the Council of the Community of Körmend Town.
2001 Population Census at <helynevtar.ksh.hu>: 12,616 inh. Ethnic affiliation: Hungarian: 93,8%; Gipsy: 0,5%; Croatian: 0,2%; German: 0,3%; Slovenian: 0,1%; unknown, did not wish to answer: 6,2% Religion: Roman Catholic: 73,5%; Greek Catholic: 0,2%; Calvinist: 7,1%; Lutheran: 5,0%; belonging to other church/denomination: 0,3%; does not belong to any church/denomination: 4,1%; unknown, did not wish to answer: 9,8%.
István Molnár, 16 January 2006


1980-1991 Flag


image by István Molnár, 16 January 2006


1991-2000 Flag


image by István Molnár, 16 January 2006


Coat of Arms


image from <natloz.znet.hu>, located by István Molnár, 16 January 2006

1991-2000 Coat of Arms


image by István Molnár, 29 May 2001

The inscription: SIGNUM CIVITATIS KEÖRMENSIS 1244-1979.
István Molnár, 29 May 2001