Gmina Kąkolewnica

Gmina Kąkolewnica is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Radzyń Podlaski County, Lublin Voivodeship, in eastern Poland. Its seat is the village of Kąkolewnica, which lies approximately 18 kilometres (11 mi) north of Radzyń Podlaski and 77 km (48 mi) north of the regional capital Lublin.

Gmina Kąkolewnica
Kąkolewnica Commune
Flag of Gmina Kąkolewnica
Coat of arms of Gmina Kąkolewnica
Gmina Kąkolewnica is located in Poland
Gmina Kąkolewnica
Gmina Kąkolewnica
Coordinates (Kąkolewnica): 51°56′N 22°43′E / 51.933°N 22.717°E / 51.933; 22.717Coordinates: 51°56′N 22°43′E / 51.933°N 22.717°E / 51.933; 22.717
Country Poland
VoivodeshipLublin
CountyRadzyń Podlaski
SeatKąkolewnica
Area
 • Total147.71 km2 (57.03 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total8,459
 • Density57/km2 (150/sq mi)
Websitehttp://www.kakolewnica.lublin.pl/

The gmina covers an area of 147.71 square kilometres (57.0 sq mi), and as of 2006 its total population is 8,459. Up to 2010 it was called Gmina Kąkolewnica Wschodnia, and had its seat in the village of Kąkolewnica Wschodnia ("East Kąkolewnica"), which is now part of Kąkolewnica.

VillagesEdit

Gmina Kąkolewnica contains the villages and settlements of Brzozowica Duża, Brzozowica Mała, Grabowiec, Jurki, Kąkolewnica, Lipniaki, Miłolas, Mościska, Olszewnica, Polskowola, Sokule, Turów, Wygnanka, Żakowola Poprzeczna, Żakowola Radzyńska, Żakowola Stara and Zosinowo.

Neighbouring gminasEdit

Gmina Kąkolewnica is bordered by the gminas of Drelów, Łuków, Międzyrzec Podlaski, Radzyń Podlaski, Trzebieszów and Ulan-Majorat.

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