Chybie

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Chybie
Village
Fountain in Chybie downtown
Fountain in Chybie downtown
Coat of arms of Chybie
Coat of arms
Chybie is located in Poland
Chybie
Chybie
Coordinates: 49°53′41.8″N 18°48′47.88″E / 49.894944°N 18.8133000°E / 49.894944; 18.8133000
Country  Poland
Voivodeship  Silesian
County POL powiat cieszyński flag.svg Cieszyn
Gmina Chybie
Government
 • Administrator Elżbieta Maria Dubiańska-Przemyk
Area 4.33 sq mi (11.22 km2)
 • Land 4.33 sq mi (11.22 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 833 ft (254 m)
Population (2012) 3,900
 • Estimate (2012) 3,903
 • Rank 9th in Cieszyn
 • Density 901.4/sq mi (347.9/km2)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ZIP code 43-520
Area code(s) 33
Car plates SCI
SIMC feature ID 0050765
Website www.chybie.pl

About this sound Chybie  is a village and the seat of Gmina Chybie in Cieszyn County, Silesian Voivodeship, southern Poland. It has a population of 3,903 (2012) and lies in the historical region of Cieszyn Silesia.

Polish actor Henryk Machalica was born in the village.

History[edit]

It was first mentioned in a written document in 1568 as Zeleny Chyb.[1]

A sugar mill was established in the village in 1884, defunct since 2009.

Sports[edit]

Soccer[edit]

Entrance to Cukrownik Stadium

The RKS Cukrownik Chybie soccer team was founded in 1937, currently plays in regional league of Silesian Voivodeship.

Table tennis[edit]

Sports hall in Chybie

The RKS Cukrownik Chybie woman team of table tennis was founded in 1979, currently plays in second division of national league, where it advanced in 2002.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
2003 3,627 —    
2004 3,636 +0.2%
2005 3,648 +0.3%
2006 3,675 +0.7%
2007 3,706 +0.8%
2008 3,744 +1.0%
2009 3,809 +1.7%
2010 3,850 +1.1%
2011 3,870 +0.5%
2012 3,903 +0.9%

Culture[edit]

Festivals and events[edit]

Annual cultural festival is Zabionalia.

Parks and recreation[edit]

Chybie has only 1 park in the heart of village.

Sister cities[edit]

Chybie has only two sister cities:

References[edit]

  1. ^ (Polish) Kiełkowski Wojciech (2009). Chybie - dzieje gminy od czasów najdawniejszych do współczesności. Chybie: Gminny Ośrodek Kultury w Chybiu. ISBN 978-83-910611-5-2. 

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