Gmina Buczkowice

Gmina Buczkowice is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Bielsko County, Silesian Voivodeship, in southern Poland. Its seat is the village of Buczkowice, which lies approximately 12 kilometres (7 mi) south of Bielsko-Biała and 59 km (37 mi) south of the regional capital Katowice.

Gmina Buczkowice

Buczkowice Commune
Coat of arms of Gmina Buczkowice
Coat of arms
Gmina Buczkowice within the Bielsko County
Gmina Buczkowice within the Bielsko County
Coordinates (Buczkowice): 49°43′41″N 19°4′10″E / 49.72806°N 19.06944°E / 49.72806; 19.06944Coordinates: 49°43′41″N 19°4′10″E / 49.72806°N 19.06944°E / 49.72806; 19.06944
Country Poland
VoivodeshipSilesian
CountyBielsko
SeatBuczkowice
Area
 • Total19.33 km2 (7.46 sq mi)
Population
 (2019-06-30[1])
 • Total11,196
 • Density580/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Websitehttps://buczkowice.pl/

The gmina covers an area of 19.33 square kilometres (7.5 sq mi), and as of 2019 its total population is 11,196.

VillagesEdit

Gmina Buczkowice contains the villages and settlements of Buczkowice, Godziszka, Kalna and Rybarzowice.

Neighbouring gminasEdit

Gmina Buczkowice is bordered by the town of Szczyrk and by the gminas of Lipowa, Łodygowice and Wilkowice.

Twin towns – sister citiesEdit

Gmina Buczkowice is twinned with:[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population. Size and structure and vital statistics in Poland by territorial divison in 2019. As of 30th June". stat.gov.pl. Statistics Poland. 2019-10-15. Retrieved 2020-02-14.
  2. ^ "Współpraca polsko-czeska". buczkowice.pl (in Polish). Gmina Buczkowice. Retrieved 2020-10-19.