Branice

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For the village in the Czech Republic, see Branice (Písek District).
Branice
Branice
Branice
Branice is located in Poland
Branice
Branice
Coordinates: 50°3′5″N 17°47′41″E / 50.05139°N 17.79472°E / 50.05139; 17.79472
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Opole
County Głubczyce County
Gmina Gmina Branice
Government
 • Vogt Józef Małek
Population (2006)
 • Total 2,300
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 48-140
Area code(s) +48 77
Car plates OGL
Website www.branice.pl

Branice [braˈnit͡sɛ] (German: Branitz) is a village located in the Opole Voivodeship (southern Poland), near the border with the Czech Republic. It belongs to Głubczyce County and is the seat of Gmina Branice. In 2006 it was inhabited by 2,300 people. It lies approximately 17 kilometres (11 mi) south of Głubczyce and 69 km (43 mi) south of the regional capital Opole.

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Coordinates: 50°3′5″N 17°47′41″E / 50.05139°N 17.79472°E / 50.05139; 17.79472