Location within the voivodeship
|Coordinates (Hrubieszów): Coordinates:|
|• Total||1,269.45 km2 (490.14 sq mi)|
|• Density||54/km2 (140/sq mi)|
Hrubieszów County (Polish: powiat hrubieszowski) is a unit of territorial administration and local government (powiat) in Lublin Voivodeship, eastern Poland, on the border with Ukraine. 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 Hrubieszów, which lies 104 kilometres (65 mi) south-east of the regional capital Lublin.
The county covers an area of 1,269.45 square kilometres (490.1 sq mi). As of 2006 its total population is 68,822, out of which the population of Hrubieszów is 18,617 and the rural population is 50,205.
The county is subdivided into eight gminas (one urban and seven rural). These are listed in the following table, in descending order of population.
|Gmina Hrubieszów||rural||259.2||10,875||Hrubieszów *|
|* seat not part of the gmina|