Gmina Stawiszyn

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Gmina Stawiszyn
Stawiszyn Commune
Gmina
Flag of Gmina Stawiszyn
Flag
Coat of arms of Gmina Stawiszyn
Coat of arms
Location of Gmina Stawiszyn
Coordinates (Stawiszyn): 51°55′6″N 18°6′41″E / 51.91833°N 18.11139°E / 51.91833; 18.11139Coordinates: 51°55′6″N 18°6′41″E / 51.91833°N 18.11139°E / 51.91833; 18.11139
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Greater Poland
County Kalisz County
Seat Stawiszyn
Area
 • Total 78.27 km2 (30.22 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 7,244
 • Density 93/km2 (240/sq mi)
 • Urban 1,554
 • Rural 5,690
Website http://www.stawiszyn.pl

Gmina Stawiszyn is an urban-rural gmina (administrative district) in Kalisz County, Greater Poland Voivodeship, in west-central Poland. Its seat is the town of Stawiszyn, which lies approximately 18 kilometres (11 mi) north of Kalisz and 98 km (61 mi) south-east of the regional capital Poznań.

The gmina covers an area of 78.27 square kilometres (30.2 sq mi), and as of 2006 its total population is 7,244 (out of which the population of Stawiszyn amounts to 1,554, and the population of the rural part of the gmina is 5,690).

Villages[edit]

Apart from the town of Stawiszyn, Gmina Stawiszyn contains the villages and settlements of Długa Wieś Druga, Długa Wieś Pierwsza, Długa Wieś Trzecia, Łyczyn, Miedza, Nowy Kiączyn, Ostrówek, Petryki, Piątek Mały, Piątek Mały-Kolonia, Piątek Wielki, Pólko, Stary Kiączyn, Werginki, Wyrów, Zbiersk, Zbiersk-Cukrownia, Zbiersk-Kolonia and Złotniki Małe-Kolonia.

Neighbouring gminas[edit]

Gmina Stawiszyn is bordered by the gminas of Blizanów, Grodziec, Mycielin, Rychwał and Żelazków.

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