Komprachcice

Komprachcice [kɔmpraxˈt͡ɕit͡sɛ] (Silesian: Kůmprachćicy, German: Comprachtschütz, Gumpertsdorf during Nazi Germany) is a village in Opole County, Opole Voivodeship, in south-western Poland. It is the seat of the gmina (administrative district) called Gmina Komprachcice.[1] It lies approximately 9 km (6 mi) south-west of the regional capital Opole.

Komprachcice
Comprachtschütz
Village
Church of Saint Francis
Church of Saint Francis
Komprachcice Comprachtschütz is located in Poland
Komprachcice Comprachtschütz
Komprachcice
Comprachtschütz
Coordinates: 50°38′9″N 17°49′24″E / 50.63583°N 17.82333°E / 50.63583; 17.82333Coordinates: 50°38′9″N 17°49′24″E / 50.63583°N 17.82333°E / 50.63583; 17.82333
CountryPoland Poland
VoivodeshipOpole Voivodeship
CountyOpole County
GminaKomprachcice
Population
2,900

The village has a population of 2,900.

Notable peopleEdit

  • Bascha Mika (born 1954) is a German journalist and publicist who was born in the town.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Central Statistical Office (GUS) - TERYT (National Register of Territorial Land Apportionment Journal)" (in Polish). 2008-06-01.