Gmina Kuźnica

Gmina Kuźnica is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Sokółka County, Podlaskie Voivodeship, in north-eastern Poland, on the border with Belarus. Its seat is the village of Kuźnica, which lies approximately 16 kilometres (10 mi) north-east of Sokółka and 54 km (34 mi) north-east of the regional capital Białystok.

Gmina Kuźnica

Kuźnica Commune
Coat of arms of Gmina Kuźnica
Coat of arms
Gmina Kuźnica within the Sokółka County
Gmina Kuźnica within the Sokółka County
Coordinates (Kuźnica): 53°30′35″N 23°38′37″E / 53.50972°N 23.64361°E / 53.50972; 23.64361Coordinates: 53°30′35″N 23°38′37″E / 53.50972°N 23.64361°E / 53.50972; 23.64361
Country Poland
VoivodeshipPodlaskie
CountySokółka
SeatKuźnica
Area
 • Total133.41 km2 (51.51 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total4,277
 • Density32/km2 (83/sq mi)

The gmina covers an area of 133.41 square kilometres (51.5 sq mi), and as of 2006 its total population is 4,277.

VillagesEdit

Gmina Kuźnica contains the villages and settlements of Achrymowce, Auls, Białobłockie, Bilminy, Chreptowce, Cimanie, Czepiele, Czuprynowo, Długosielce, Dubnica Kurpiowska, Gładowszczyzna, Kierkielewszczyzna, Klimówka, Kowale, Kowale-Kolonia, Kruglany, Kryski, Kuścin, Kuścińce, Kuźnica, Litwinki, Łosośna Mała, Łosośna Wielka, Łowczyki, Mieleszkowce Pawłowickie, Mieleszkowce Zalesiańskie, Milenkowce, Nowodziel, Palestyna, Parczowce, Popławce, Saczkowce, Starowlany, Sterpejki, Szalciny, Szymaki, Tołcze, Tołoczki Małe, Tołoczki Wielkie, Ułeczki, Wojnowce, Wołkusze, Wołyńce, Wyzgi and Zajzdra.

Neighbouring gminasEdit

Gmina Kuźnica is bordered by the gminas of Nowy Dwór, Sidra and Sokółka. It also borders Belarus.

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