Stalowa Wola County

Stalowa Wola County (Polish: powiat stalowowolski) is a unit of territorial administration and local government (powiat) in Subcarpathian Voivodeship, south-eastern 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 only town is Stalowa Wola, which lies 62 kilometres (39 mi) north of the regional capital Rzeszów.

Stalowa Wola County

Powiat stalowowolski
Flag of Stalowa Wola County
Flag
Coat of arms of Stalowa Wola County
Coat of arms
Location within the voivodeship
Location within the voivodeship
Coordinates (Stalowa Wola): 50°35′N 22°3′E / 50.583°N 22.050°E / 50.583; 22.050Coordinates: 50°35′N 22°3′E / 50.583°N 22.050°E / 50.583; 22.050
Country Poland
VoivodeshipPOL województwo podkarpackie flag.svg Subcarpathian
SeatStalowa Wola
Gminas
Area
 • Total832.92 km2 (321.59 sq mi)
Population
 (2019)
 • Total103,293
 • Density120/km2 (320/sq mi)
 • Urban
60,799
 • Rural
42,494
Car platesRST
Websitehttp://www.stalowowolski.pl/

The county covers an area of 832.92 square kilometres (321.6 sq mi). As of 2019 its total population is 103,293, out of which the population of Stalowa Wola is 60,799, and the rural population is 42,494.[1]

Neighbouring countiesEdit

Stalowa Wola County is bordered by Kraśnik County to the north, Janów Lubelski County to the east, Nisko County to the south-east, Kolbuszowa County to the south, and Tarnobrzeg County and Sandomierz County to the west.

Administrative divisionEdit

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

Gmina Type Area
(km²)
Population
(2019)
Seat
Stalowa Wola urban 83.0 60,799  
Gmina Zaleszany rural 87.3 10,916 Zaleszany
Gmina Pysznica rural 147.8 11,126 Pysznica
Gmina Zaklików urban-rural 202.2 5,560 Zaklików
Gmina Radomyśl nad Sanem rural 133.6 7,341 Radomyśl nad Sanem
Gmina Bojanów rural 179.6 7,551 Bojanów

ReferencesEdit

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