Kostkowice, Cieszyn County

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Kostkowice
Village
Fire station
Fire station
Kostkowice is located in Poland
Kostkowice
Kostkowice
Coordinates: 49°47′37.90″N 18°42′5.14″E / 49.7938611°N 18.7014278°E / 49.7938611; 18.7014278
Country Poland
Voivodeship Silesian
County Cieszyn
Gmina Dębowiec
First mentioned 1305
Area 5.1 km2 (2.0 sq mi)
Population (2004) 530
 • Density 100/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 43-426
Car plates SCI

Kostkowice ([kɔstkɔˈvit͡sɛ]) is a village in Gmina Dębowiec, Cieszyn County, Silesian Voivodeship, southern Poland.[1] It has a population of 530 (2004). It lies in the historical region of Cieszyn Silesia.

The village was first mentioned in a Latin document of Diocese of Wrocław called Liber fundationis episcopatus Vratislaviensis from around 1305 as Goschegowitz.[2] It belonged then to the Duchy of Teschen, formed in 1290.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Central Statistical Office (GUS) – TERYT (National Register of Territorial Land Apportionment Journal)" (in Polish). 2008-06-01. 
  2. ^ Panic, Idzi (2010). Śląsk Cieszyński w średniowieczu (do 1528) [Cieszyn Silesia in Middle Ages (until 1528)] (in Polish). Cieszyn: Starostwo Powiatowe w Cieszynie. p. 297. ISBN 978-83-926929-3-5. 


Coordinates: 49°47′37.90″N 18°42′5.14″E / 49.7938611°N 18.7014278°E / 49.7938611; 18.7014278