Gmina Skwierzyna

Gmina Skwierzyna is an urban-rural gmina (administrative district) in Międzyrzecz County, Lubusz Voivodeship, in western Poland. Its seat is the town of Skwierzyna, which lies approximately 19 kilometres (12 mi) north of Międzyrzecz and 26 km (16 mi) south-east of Gorzów Wielkopolski.

Gmina Skwierzyna

Skwierzyna Commune
Flag of Gmina Skwierzyna
Flag
Coat of arms of Gmina Skwierzyna
Coat of arms
Coordinates (Skwierzyna): 52°36′N 15°30′E / 52.600°N 15.500°E / 52.600; 15.500Coordinates: 52°36′N 15°30′E / 52.600°N 15.500°E / 52.600; 15.500
Country Poland
VoivodeshipLubusz
CountyMiędzyrzecz
SeatSkwierzyna
Area
 • Total284.81 km2 (109.97 sq mi)
Population
 (2019-06-30[1])
 • Total12,178
 • Density43/km2 (110/sq mi)
 • Urban
9,671
 • Rural
2,507
Websitewww.skwierzyna.pl

The gmina covers an area of 284.81 square kilometres (110.0 sq mi), and as of 2019 its total population is 12,178.

VillagesEdit

Apart from the town of Skwierzyna, Gmina Skwierzyna contains the villages and settlements of Dobrojewo, Gościnowo, Jezierce, Kijewice, Krobielewko, Murzynowo, Murzynowo-Łomno, Nowy Dwór, Rakowo, Skrzynica, Świniary, Trzebiszewo, Warcin and Wiejce.

Neighbouring gminasEdit

Gmina Skwierzyna is bordered by the gminas of Bledzew, Deszczno, Drezdenko, Międzychód, Przytoczna and Santok.

Twin towns – sister citiesEdit

Gmina Skwierzyna is twinned with:[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population. Size and structure and vital statistics in Poland by territorial divison in 2019. As of 30th June". stat.gov.pl. Statistics Poland. 2019-10-15. Retrieved 2020-03-25.
  2. ^ "Miasta partnerskie". skwierzyna.pl (in Polish). Gmina Skwierzyna. Retrieved 2020-03-25.