Prusice [pruˈɕit͡sɛ] (German: Prausnitz) is a town in Trzebnica County, Lower Silesian Voivodeship, in south-western Poland. It is the seat of the administrative district (gmina) called Gmina Prusice.

Prusice
Town Hall at the Market Square
Town Hall at the Market Square
Flag of Prusice
Flag
Coat of arms of Prusice
Coat of arms
Prusice is located in Poland
Prusice
Prusice
Prusice is located in Lower Silesian Voivodeship
Prusice
Prusice
Coordinates: 51°22′16″N 16°57′43″E / 51.37111°N 16.96194°E / 51.37111; 16.96194
Country Poland
Voivodeship Lower Silesian
CountyTrzebnica
GminaPrusice
Town rights1287
Area
 • Total10.94 km2 (4.22 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total2,203
 • Density200/km2 (520/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
55-110
License platesDTR

The town lies approximately 11 kilometres (7 mi) north-west of Trzebnica, and 28 kilometres (17 mi) north of the regional capital Wrocław, within the historic region of Lower Silesia.

As at 2006, the town has a population of 2,203.

SightsEdit

Among the historic sights of Prusice are the Market Square (Rynek), the Renaissance Town Hall (Ratusz) and the churches of St. James and St. Joseph.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Najciekawsze zabytki". Urząd Miejski w Prusicach (in Polish). Retrieved August 14, 2019.

Coordinates: 51°22′16″N 16°57′43″E / 51.37111°N 16.96194°E / 51.37111; 16.96194