Jędrzejów County

Jędrzejów County (Polish: powiat jędrzejowski) is a unit of territorial administration and local government (powiat) in Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship, south-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 Jędrzejów, which lies 36 kilometres (22 mi) south-west of the regional capital Kielce. The county also contains the towns of Sędziszów, lying 18 km (11 mi) west of Jędrzejów, and Małogoszcz, 21 km (13 mi) north of Jędrzejów.

Jędrzejów County
Powiat jędrzejowski
Flag of Jędrzejów County
Coat of arms of Jędrzejów County
Location within the voivodeship
Location within the voivodeship
Division into gminas
Division into gminas
Coordinates (Jędrzejów): 50°38′N 20°18′E / 50.633°N 20.300°E / 50.633; 20.300Coordinates: 50°38′N 20°18′E / 50.633°N 20.300°E / 50.633; 20.300
Country Poland
VoivodeshipŚwiętokrzyskie
SeatJędrzejów
Gminas
Area
 • Total1,257.17 km2 (485.40 sq mi)
Population
 (2019)
 • Total84,049
 • Density67/km2 (170/sq mi)
 • Urban
25,275
 • Rural
58,774
Car platesTJE
Websitehttp://www.jedrzejow.pl

The county covers an area of 1,257.17 square kilometres (485.4 sq mi). As of 2019 its total population is 84,049, out of which the population of Jędrzejów is 15,076, that of Sędziszów is 6,451, that of Małogoszcz is 3,748, and the rural population is 58,774.[1]

Neighbouring countiesEdit

Jędrzejów County is bordered by Kielce County to the north-east, Pińczów County to the south-east, Miechów County to the south, Zawiercie County to the west and Włoszczowa County to the north-west.

Administrative divisionEdit

The county is subdivided into nine gminas (three urban-rural and six rural). These are listed in the following table, in descending order of population.

Gmina Type Area
(km2)
Population
(2019)
Seat
Gmina Jędrzejów urban-rural 227.5 28,012 Jędrzejów
Gmina Sędziszów urban-rural 145.7 12,510 Sędziszów
Gmina Małogoszcz urban-rural 145.4 11,584 Małogoszcz
Gmina Sobków rural 145.5 8,475 Sobków
Gmina Wodzisław rural 176.7 6,975 Wodzisław
Gmina Nagłowice rural 117.3 4,930 Nagłowice
Gmina Oksa rural 90.3 4,579 Oksa
Gmina Imielno rural 100.6 4,372 Imielno
Gmina Słupia rural 107.9 2,612 Słupia

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ GUS. "Population. Size and structure and vital statistics in Poland by territorial division in 2019. As of 30 June". stat.gov.pl. Retrieved 2020-09-14.