Golub-Dobrzyń County (Polish: powiat golubsko-dobrzyński) is a unit of territorial administration and local government (powiat) in Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship, north-central Poland. It came into being on January 1, 1999, as a result of the Polish local government reforms passed in 1998. Its administrative seat and largest town is the town of Golub-Dobrzyń, which lies 30 km (19 mi) east of Toruń and 71 km (44 mi) east of Bydgoszcz. The only other town in the county is Kowalewo Pomorskie, lying 13 km (8 mi) north-west of Golub-Dobrzyń.
Location within the voivodeship
|Coordinates (Golub-Dobrzyń): Coordinates:|
|• Total||612.98 km2 (236.67 sq mi)|
|• Density||74/km2 (190/sq mi)|
The county covers an area of 612.98 square kilometres (236.7 sq mi). As of 2006 its total population is 45,060, out of which the population of Golub-Dobrzyń is 13,006, that of Kowalewo Pomorskie is 4,055, and the rural population is 27,999.
The county is subdivided into six gminas (one urban, one urban-rural and four rural). These are listed in the following table, in descending order of population.
|Gmina Kowalewo Pomorskie||urban-rural||141.4||11,292||Kowalewo Pomorskie|
|Gmina Golub-Dobrzyń||rural||197.5||8,139||Golub-Dobrzyń *|
|* seat not part of the gmina|