Konstancin-Jeziorna

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Konstancin-Jeziorna
Old paper mill in Jeziorna
Old paper mill in Jeziorna
Flag of Konstancin-Jeziorna
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Coat of arms of Konstancin-Jeziorna
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Konstancin-Jeziorna is located in Poland
Konstancin-Jeziorna
Konstancin-Jeziorna
Coordinates: 52°5′N 21°7′E / 52.083°N 21.117°E / 52.083; 21.117
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Masovian
County Piaseczno
Gmina Konstancin-Jeziorna
Town rights 1969
Government
 • Mayor Kazimierz Jańczuk
Area
 • Total 17.1 km2 (6.6 sq mi)
Highest elevation 100 m (300 ft)
Lowest elevation 75 m (246 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 16,963
 • Density 990/km2 (2,600/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 05-510, 05-520
Area code(s) +48 22
Car plates WPI
Website http://www.konstancinjeziorna.pl

Konstancin-Jeziorna [kɔnsˈtant͡ɕin jɛˈʑɔrna] is a town in Piaseczno County, Masovian Voivodeship, Poland, with 16,963 inhabitants (2011). It is located about 20 km (12 mi) south of downtown Warsaw and is a part of the metropolitan area of that city.

The town was created in 1969 through combining the two namesake towns and a number of villages.

The town, a 19th-century health spa, sits on the administrative border of the capital city, Warsaw. The town has an interesting collection of historic villas and new built mansions, a shopping center in a restored 19th-century mill and is the home of the American School of Warsaw.

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Coordinates: 52°05′N 21°07′E / 52.083°N 21.117°E / 52.083; 21.117