Gmina Żegocina

Gmina Żegocina is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Bochnia County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, in southern Poland. Its seat is the village of Żegocina, which lies approximately 21 kilometres (13 mi) south of Bochnia and 46 km (29 mi) south-east of the regional capital Kraków.

Gmina Żegocina
Żegocina Commune
Flag of Gmina Żegocina
Coat of arms of Gmina Żegocina
Coordinates (Żegocina): 49°48′N 20°26′E / 49.800°N 20.433°E / 49.800; 20.433Coordinates: 49°48′N 20°26′E / 49.800°N 20.433°E / 49.800; 20.433
Country Poland
VoivodeshipLesser Poland
 • Total35.23 km2 (13.60 sq mi)
 • Total5,069
 • Density140/km2 (370/sq mi)
Website (in Polish)

The gmina covers an area of 35.23 square kilometres (13.6 sq mi), and as of 31 December 2008 its total population was 5069.[1]


Gmina Żegocina is made up of the sołectwos of the villages of Bełdno, Bytomsko, Łąkta Górna, Rozdziele and Żegocina.

Neighbouring gminasEdit

Gmina Żegocina is bordered by the town of Bochnia and by the gminas of Laskowa, Lipnica Murowana, Nowy Wiśnicz and Trzciana.