Gmina Prudnik


Gmina Prudnik is an urban-rural gmina (administrative district) in Prudnik County, Opole Voivodeship, in south-western Poland, on the Czech border. Its seat is the town of Prudnik, which lies approximately 46 kilometres (29 mi) south-west of the regional capital Opole.

Gmina Prudnik
Prudnik Commune
Flag of Gmina Prudnik
Coat of arms of Gmina Prudnik
Coordinates (Prudnik): 50°19′22″N 17°34′36″E / 50.32278°N 17.57667°E / 50.32278; 17.57667Coordinates: 50°19′22″N 17°34′36″E / 50.32278°N 17.57667°E / 50.32278; 17.57667
Country Poland
VoivodeshipOpole
CountyPrudnik
SeatPrudnik
Area
 • Total122.13 km2 (47.15 sq mi)
Population
 (2019-06-30[1])
 • Total27,157
 • Density220/km2 (580/sq mi)
 • Urban
21,041
 • Rural
6,116
Websitehttps://prudnik.pl

The gmina covers an area of 122.13 square kilometres (47.2 sq mi), and as of 2019 its total population is 27,157.

The gmina contains part of the protected area called Opawskie Mountains Landscape Park.

VillagesEdit

Apart from the town of Prudnik, Gmina Prudnik contains the villages and settlements of Bombreit, Chocim, Czyżowice, Dębowiec, Gajówka, Łąka Prudnicka, Mieszkowice, Moszczanka, Niemysłowice, Osiedle, Piorunkowice, Rudziczka, Siemków, Spalony Dwór, Szybowice, Trzebieszów, Wierzbiec, Wieszczyna, Włóczno, Włókna, Zimne Kąty.

Neighbouring gminasEdit

Gmina Prudnik is bordered by the gminas of Biała, Głuchołazy, Korfantów, Lubrza and Nysa. It also borders the Czech Republic.

Twin towns – sister citiesEdit

Gmina Prudnik 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. ^ "Miasta partnerskie". prudnik.pl (in Polish). Gmina Prudnik. Retrieved 2020-03-10.