Location within the voivodeship
|Coordinates (Aleksandrów Kujawski): Coordinates:|
|• Total||475.61 km2 (183.63 sq mi)|
|• Density||120/km2 (300/sq mi)|
Aleksandrów County (Polish: powiat aleksandrowski) is a unit of territorial administration and local government (powiat) in Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship, north-central 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 largest town is Aleksandrów Kujawski, which lies 20 km (12 mi) south of Toruń and 55 km (34 mi) south-east of Bydgoszcz. The county also contains the towns of Ciechocinek, lying 6 km (4 mi) east of Aleksandrów Kujawski, and Nieszawa, 14 km (9 mi) east of Aleksandrów Kujawski.
The county covers an area of 475.61 square kilometres (183.6 sq mi). As of 2006 its total population is 55,195, out of which the population of Aleksandrów Kujawski is 12,359, that of Ciechocinek is 10,855, that of Nieszawa is 2,012, and the rural population is 29,969.
The county is subdivided into nine gminas (three urban and six rural). These are listed in the following table, in descending order of population.
|Gmina Aleksandrów Kujawski||rural||131.6||10,874||Aleksandrów Kujawski *|
|* seat not part of the gmina|