Gmina Chełmiec

Gmina Chełmiec is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Nowy Sącz County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, in southern Poland. Its seat is the village of Chełmiec, which lies approximately 3 kilometres (2 mi) west of Nowy Sącz and 71 km (44 mi) south-east of the regional capital Kraków.

Gmina Chełmiec

Chełmiec Commune
Coat of arms of Gmina Chełmiec
Coat of arms
Coordinates (Chełmiec): 49°37′45″N 20°40′2″E / 49.62917°N 20.66722°E / 49.62917; 20.66722Coordinates: 49°37′45″N 20°40′2″E / 49.62917°N 20.66722°E / 49.62917; 20.66722
Country Poland
VoivodeshipLesser Poland
CountyNowy Sącz County
SeatChełmiec
Area
 • Total112.01 km2 (43.25 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total24,473
 • Density220/km2 (570/sq mi)
Websitehttp://www.chelmiec.pl

The gmina covers an area of 112.01 square kilometres (43.2 sq mi), and as of 2006 its total population is 24,473.

Location of Chełmiec Commune on Nowy Sącz County map, Poland.
Chełmiec Commune Hall

VillagesEdit

Gmina Chełmiec contains the villages and settlements of Biczyce Dolne, Biczyce Górne, Chełmiec, Chomranice, Dąbrowa, Januszowa, Klęczany, Klimkówka, Krasne Potockie, Kunów, Kurów, Librantowa, Marcinkowice, Naściszowa, Niskowa, Paszyn, Piątkowa, Rdziostów, Świniarsko, Trzetrzewina, Ubiad, Wielogłowy, Wielopole, Wola Kurowska and Wola Marcinkowska.

Neighbouring gminasEdit

Gmina Chełmiec is bordered by the gminas of Gródek nad Dunajcem, Grybów, Kamionka Wielka, Korzenna, Limanowa, Łososina Dolna and Podegrodzie.

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