Gmina Marklowice

Gmina Marklowice is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Wodzisław County, Silesian Voivodeship, in southern Poland. Its seat is the village of Marklowice, which lies approximately 6 kilometres (4 mi) east of Wodzisław Śląski and 43 km (27 mi) south-west of the regional capital Katowice.

Gmina Marklowice

Marklowice Commune
Flag of Gmina Marklowice
Flag
Coat of arms of Gmina Marklowice
Coat of arms
Coordinates (Marklowice): 50°1′6″N 18°31′29″E / 50.01833°N 18.52472°E / 50.01833; 18.52472Coordinates: 50°1′6″N 18°31′29″E / 50.01833°N 18.52472°E / 50.01833; 18.52472
Country Poland
VoivodeshipSilesian
CountyWodzisław
SeatMarklowice
Area
 • Total13.76 km2 (5.31 sq mi)
Population
 (2019-06-30[1])
 • Total5,396
 • Density390/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Websitehttp://www.marklowice.pl

The gmina covers an area of 13.76 square kilometres (5.3 sq mi), and as of 2019 its total population is 5,396.

Neighbouring gminasEdit

Gmina Marklowice is bordered by the towns of Radlin, Rybnik and Wodzisław Śląski, and by the gminas of Mszana and Świerklany.

Twin towns – sister citiesEdit

Gmina Marklowice 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 2020-03-20.
  2. ^ "Miasta partnerskie". marklowice.pl (in Polish). Gmina Marklowice. Retrieved 2020-03-20.