Gmina Zakliczyn

Gmina Zakliczyn is an urban-rural gmina (administrative district) in Tarnów County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, in southern Poland. Its seat is the town of Zakliczyn, which lies approximately 25 kilometres (16 mi) south-west of Tarnów and 68 km (42 mi) east of the regional capital Kraków.

Gmina Zakliczyn
Zakliczyn Commune
Flag of Gmina Zakliczyn
Coat of arms of Gmina Zakliczyn
Coordinates (Zakliczyn): 49°51′N 20°49′E / 49.850°N 20.817°E / 49.850; 20.817Coordinates: 49°51′N 20°49′E / 49.850°N 20.817°E / 49.850; 20.817
Country Poland
VoivodeshipLesser Poland
CountyTarnów County
SeatZakliczyn
Area
 • Total122.55 km2 (47.32 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total12,242
 • Density100/km2 (260/sq mi)
 • Urban
1,556
 • Rural
10,686
Websitehttp://www.zakliczyn.pl

The gmina covers an area of 122.55 square kilometres (47.3 sq mi), and as of 2006 its total population is 12,242 (out of which the population of Zakliczyn amounts to 1,556, and the population of the rural part of the gmina is 10,686).

The gmina contains part of the protected area called Ciężkowice-Rożnów Landscape Park.

VillagesEdit

Apart from the town of Zakliczyn, Gmina Zakliczyn contains the villages and settlements of Bieśnik, Borowa, Charzewice, Dzierżaniny, Faliszowice, Faściszowa, Filipowice, Gwoździec, Jamna, Kończyska, Lusławice, Melsztyn, Olszowa, Paleśnica, Roztoka, Ruda Kameralna, Słona, Stróże, Wesołów, Wola Stróska, Wróblowice, Zawada Lanckorońska and Zdonia.

Neighbouring gminasEdit

Gmina Zakliczyn is bordered by the gminas of Ciężkowice, Czchów, Dębno, Gródek nad Dunajcem, Gromnik, Korzenna, Pleśna and Wojnicz.

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