Żerków

Żerków ([ˈʐɛrkuf]; German: Zerkow, 1943–1945 Bergstadt (Kr. Jarotschin)) is a town in Jarocin County, Greater Poland Voivodeship, Poland, with 2,076 inhabitants (2004). Żerków was used by the Germans during World War II as a resort spot for soldiers during the war, which is located 53 kilometers east of the Polish Industrial City of Poznań, Poland.

Żerków
Church of Saint Stanislaus
Church of Saint Stanislaus
Flag of Żerków
Flag
Coat of arms of Żerków
Coat of arms
Żerków is located in Poland
Żerków
Żerków
Coordinates: 52°4′N 17°34′E / 52.067°N 17.567°E / 52.067; 17.567Coordinates: 52°4′N 17°34′E / 52.067°N 17.567°E / 52.067; 17.567
Country Poland
VoivodeshipGreater Poland
CountyJarocin
GminaŻerków
Area
 • Total2.03 km2 (0.78 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total2,058
 • Density1,000/km2 (2,600/sq mi)
Postal code
63-210
ClimateDfb
Websitehttp://www.zerkow.pl

In 1962 a telecommunication tower of reinforced concrete similar to that at Piatkowo was built.

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