Gmina Ryjewo

Gmina Ryjewo is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Kwidzyn County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. Its seat is the village of Ryjewo, which lies approximately 13 kilometres (8 mi) north of Kwidzyn and 62 km (39 mi) south of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Gmina Ryjewo

Ryjewo Commune
Coat of arms of Gmina Ryjewo
Coat of arms
Coordinates (Ryjewo): 53°50′39″N 18°57′38″E / 53.84417°N 18.96056°E / 53.84417; 18.96056Coordinates: 53°50′39″N 18°57′38″E / 53.84417°N 18.96056°E / 53.84417; 18.96056
Country Poland
VoivodeshipPomeranian
CountyKwidzyn
SeatRyjewo
Area
 • Total103.28 km2 (39.88 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total5,708
 • Density55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Websitehttp://www.ryjewo.pl

The gmina covers an area of 103.28 square kilometres (39.9 sq mi), and as of 2006 its total population is 5,708.

VillagesEdit

Gmina Ryjewo contains the villages and settlements of Barcice, Benowo, Benowo-Wrzosy, Borowy Młyn, Chojno, Czarne Błoto, Jałowiec, Jarzębina, Klecewko, Kuliki, Mątki, Mątowskie Pastwiska, Pańskie Łąki, Pułkowice, Rudniki, Ryjewo, Sołtyski, Straszewo, Szadówko, Szkaradowo Szlacheckie, Szkaradowo Wielkie, Tralewo, Trzciano, Watkowice, Watkowice Małe and Wiszary.

Neighbouring gminasEdit

Gmina Ryjewo is bordered by the gminas of Gniew, Kwidzyn, Mikołajki Pomorskie, Prabuty and Sztum.

ReferencesEdit

  • "Central Statistical Office (GUS) - TERYT (National Register of Territorial Land Apportionment Journal)" (in Polish). 2008-06-01.
  • Polish official population figures 2006