Location within the voivodeship
Division into gminas
|Coordinates (Gostynin): Coordinates:|
|• Total||615.56 km2 (237.67 sq mi)|
|• Density||76/km2 (200/sq mi)|
Gostynin County (Polish: powiat gostyniński) is a unit of territorial administration and local government (powiat) in Masovian Voivodeship, east-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 only town is Gostynin, which lies 107 kilometres (66 mi) west of Warsaw.
The county covers an area of 615.56 square kilometres (237.7 sq mi). As of 2006 its total population is 47,034, out of which the population of Gostynin is 19,119 and the rural population is 27,915.
The county is subdivided into five gminas (one urban and four rural). These are listed in the following table, in descending order of population.
|Gmina Gostynin||rural||270.7||12,245||Gostynin *|
|Gmina Szczawin Kościelny||rural||127.1||5,181||Szczawin Kościelny|
|* seat not part of the gmina|