Gmina Oświęcim

Gmina Oświęcim is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Oświęcim County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, in southern Poland. Its seat is the town of Oświęcim, although the town is not part of the territory of the gmina.

Gmina Oświęcim
Oświęcim Commune
Coat of arms of Gmina Oświęcim
Coordinates (Oświęcim): 50°3′N 19°14′E / 50.050°N 19.233°E / 50.050; 19.233Coordinates: 50°3′N 19°14′E / 50.050°N 19.233°E / 50.050; 19.233
Country Poland
VoivodeshipLesser Poland
CountyOświęcim
SeatOświęcim
Area
 • Total74.47 km2 (28.75 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total16,708
 • Density220/km2 (580/sq mi)
Websitehttp://www.oswiecim-gmina.pl/index.html

The gmina covers an area of 74.47 square kilometres (28.8 sq mi), and as of 2006 its total population is 16,708.

VillagesEdit

Gmina Oświęcim contains the villages and settlements of Babice, Broszkowice, Brzezinka, Dwory II, Grojec, Harmęże, Łazy, Osada Stawy Grojeckie, Pławy, Poręba Wielka, Rajsko, Stawy Monowskie, Włosienica and Zaborze.

Neighbouring gminasEdit

Gmina Oświęcim is bordered by the towns of Bieruń and Oświęcim, and by the gminas of Bojszowy, Brzeszcze, Chełmek, Kęty, Libiąż, Miedźna, Osiek, Polanka Wielka and Przeciszów.

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