Gmina Borów

Gmina Borów is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Strzelin County, Lower Silesian Voivodeship, in south-western Poland. Its seat is the village of Borów, which lies approximately 13 kilometres (8 mi) north-west of Strzelin, and 28 kilometres (17 mi) south of the regional capital Wrocław. It is part of the Wrocław metropolitan area.

Gmina Borów
Borów Commune
Coat of arms of Gmina Borów
Coordinates (Borów): 50°52′59″N 16°59′25″E / 50.88306°N 16.99028°E / 50.88306; 16.99028Coordinates: 50°52′59″N 16°59′25″E / 50.88306°N 16.99028°E / 50.88306; 16.99028
Country Poland
VoivodeshipLower Silesian
CountyStrzelin
SeatBorów
SołectwosBartoszowa, Boreczek, Borek Strzeliński, Borów, Brzezica, Brzoza, Głownin, Jaksin, Jelenin, Kazimierzów, Kępino, Kojęcin, Kręczków, Kurczów, Ludów Śląski, Mańczyce, Michałowice, Opatowice, Piotrków Borowski, Rochowice, Siemianów, Stogi, Suchowice, Świnobród, Zielenice
Area
 • Total98.66 km2 (38.09 sq mi)
Population
 (2019-06-30[1])
 • Total5,294
 • Density54/km2 (140/sq mi)
Websitehttp://borow.pl/

The gmina covers an area of 98.66 square kilometres (38.1 sq mi), and as of 2019 its total population is 5,294.

Neighbouring gminasEdit

Gmina Borów is bordered by the gminas of Domaniów, Jordanów Śląski, Kobierzyce, Kondratowice, Strzelin and Żórawina.

VillagesEdit

The gmina contains the villages of Bartoszowa, Boguszyce, Boreczek, Borek Strzeliński, Borów, Brzezica, Brzoza, Głownin, Jaksin, Jelenin, Kazimierzów, Kępino, Kojęcin, Kręczków, Kurczów, Ludów Śląski, Mańczyce, Michałowice, Opatowice, Piotrków Borowski, Rochowice, Siemianów, Stogi, Suchowice, Świnobród, Uniszów and Zielenice.

Twin towns – sister citiesEdit

Gmina Borów is twinned with:[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population. Size and structure and vital statistics in Poland by territorial division in 2019. As of 30th June". stat.gov.pl. Statistics Poland. 2019-10-15. Retrieved 2020-02-14.
  2. ^ "Main Page (Gminy partnerskie)". borow.pl (in Polish). Gmina Borów. Retrieved 2020-03-03.