Gmina Wołów is an urban-rural gmina (administrative district) in Wołów County, Lower Silesian Voivodeship, in south-western Poland. Its seat is the town of Wołów, which lies approximately 38 kilometres (24 mi) north-west of the regional capital Wrocław.

Gmina Wołów

Wołów Commune
Flag of Gmina Wołów
Flag
Coat of arms of Gmina Wołów
Coat of arms
Coordinates (Wołów): 51°20′29″N 16°37′42″E / 51.34139°N 16.62833°E / 51.34139; 16.62833Coordinates: 51°20′29″N 16°37′42″E / 51.34139°N 16.62833°E / 51.34139; 16.62833
Country Poland
VoivodeshipLower Silesian
CountyWołów
SeatWołów
Area
 • Total331.06 km2 (127.82 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total22,572
 • Density68/km2 (180/sq mi)
 • Urban
12,286
 • Rural
10,286
Websitehttp://www.wolow.pl

The gmina covers an area of 331.06 square kilometres (127.8 sq mi), and as of 2006 its total population was 22,572 (out of which the population of Wołów amounts to 12,286, and the population of the rural part of the gmina was 10,286).

Neighbouring gminasEdit

Gmina Wołów is bordered by the gminas of Brzeg Dolny, Malczyce, Oborniki Śląskie, Prochowice, Prusice, Ścinawa, Środa Śląska and Wińsko.

VillagesEdit

Apart from the town of Wołów, the gmina contains the 47 villages of Biskupice, Boraszyn, Bożeń, Dębno, Domaszków, Garwół, Gliniany, Golina, Gródek, Kąty, Kłopotówka, Kretowice, Krzydlina Mała, Krzydlina Wielka, Łazarzowice, Lipnica, Łososiowice, Lubiąż, Mikorzyce, Miłcz, Moczydlnica Dworska, Mojęcice, Nieszkowice, Pawłoszewo, Pełczyn, Piotroniowice, Prawików, Proszkowa, Rataje, Rudno, Siodłkowice, Sławowice, Smarków, Stary Wołów, Stęszów, Stobno, Straszowice, Straża, Tarchalice, Uskorz Mały, Uskorz Wielki, Warzęgowo, Wodnica, Wróblewo, Wrzosy, Zagórzyce and Żychlin.

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