Gmina Wałcz

Gmina Wałcz is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Wałcz County, West Pomeranian Voivodeship, in north-western Poland. Its seat is the town of Wałcz, although the town is not part of the territory of the gmina.

Gmina Wałcz

Wałcz Commune
Coat of arms of Gmina Wałcz
Coat of arms
Coordinates (Wałcz): 53°16′N 16°28′E / 53.267°N 16.467°E / 53.267; 16.467Coordinates: 53°16′N 16°28′E / 53.267°N 16.467°E / 53.267; 16.467
Country Poland
VoivodeshipWest Pomeranian
CountyWałcz
SeatWałcz
Area
 • Total575.09 km2 (222.04 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total12,424
 • Density22/km2 (56/sq mi)
Websitehttp://www.walcz.ug.gov.pl/

The gmina covers an area of 575.09 square kilometres (222.0 sq mi) making it second largest in country.[1] As of 2006 its total population is 12,424.

VillagesEdit

Gmina Wałcz contains the villages and settlements of Boguszyn, Brzezinki, Bukowa Góra, Chude, Chwiram, Czapla, Czechyń, Czepiec, Dębołęka, Dobino, Dobrogoszcz, Dobrzyca, Dobrzyca Leśna, Dzikowo, Glinki, Głowaczewo, Golce, Górnica, Gostomia, Iłowiec, Jarogniewie, Jeziorko, Karsibór, Kłębowiec, Kłosowo, Kołatnik, Kolno, Łąki, Laski Wałeckie, Lipie, Lubno, Ługi Wałeckie, Morzyca, Nagórze, Nakielno, Nowa Szwecja, Olszynka, Omulno, Ostrowiec, Papowo, Piława, Pluskota, Popowo, Prusinówko, Prusinowo Wałeckie, Przybkowo, Różewo, Rudki, Rudnica, Rusinowo, Rutwica, Sitowo, Smoląg, Sosnówka, Strączno, Świętosław, Szwecja, Wałcz Drugi, Witankowo and Zdbice.

Neighbouring gminasEdit

Gmina Wałcz is bordered by the town of Wałcz and by the gminas of Czaplinek, Człopa, Jastrowie, Mirosławiec, Szydłowo, Trzcianka, Tuczno and Wierzchowo.

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