Gmina Mielnik

Gmina Mielnik is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Siemiatycze County, Podlaskie Voivodeship, in north-eastern Poland, on the border with Belarus. Its seat is the village of Mielnik, which lies approximately 17 kilometres (11 mi) south-east of Siemiatycze and 88 km (55 mi) south of the regional capital Białystok.

Gmina Mielnik

Mielnik Commune
Coordinates (Mielnik): 52°20′N 23°3′E / 52.333°N 23.050°E / 52.333; 23.050Coordinates: 52°20′N 23°3′E / 52.333°N 23.050°E / 52.333; 23.050
Country Poland
VoivodeshipPodlaskie
CountySiemiatycze
SeatMielnik
Area
 • Total196.24 km2 (75.77 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total2,696
 • Density14/km2 (36/sq mi)
Websitehttp://www.mielnik.com.pl/

The gmina covers an area of 196.24 square kilometres (75.8 sq mi), and as of 2006 its total population is 2,696.

VillagesEdit

Gmina Mielnik contains the villages and settlements of Adamowo-Zastawa, Grabowiec, Homoty, Końskie Góry, Koterka, Kudlicze, Maćkowicze, Mętna, Mielnik, Moszczona Królewska, Niemirów, Oksiutycze, Osłowo, Pawłowicze, Poręby, Radziwiłłówka, Sutno, Tokary, Wajków and Wilanowo.

Neighbouring gminasEdit

Gmina Mielnik is bordered by the gminas of Konstantynów, Nurzec-Stacja, Sarnaki and Siemiatycze. It also borders Belarus.

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