Nowy Dwór Gdański

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Nowy Dwór Gdański
Ulica Sikorskiego, Nowy Dwór Gdański
Ulica Sikorskiego, Nowy Dwór Gdański
Flag of Nowy Dwór Gdański
Flag
Coat of arms of Nowy Dwór Gdański
Coat of arms
Nowy Dwór Gdański is located in Poland
Nowy Dwór Gdański
Nowy Dwór Gdański
Coordinates: 54°13′N 19°7′E / 54.217°N 19.117°E / 54.217; 19.117
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Pomeranian
County Nowy Dwór Gdański County
Gmina Gmina Nowy Dwór Gdański
Area
 • Total 5.06 km2 (1.95 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Total 10,171
 • Density 2,000/km2 (5,200/sq mi)
Postal code 82-100
Website http://www.miastonowydwor.pl/

Nowy Dwór Gdański [ˈnɔvɨ ˈdvur ˈɡdaɲskʲi] (German: Tiegenhof) is a town in Poland on the Tuja river in the Żuławy Wiślane region, capital of Nowy Dwór Gdański County, located in Pomeranian Voivodeship, with 10,171 inhabitants (2012).

Dworcowa street
The water tower

Before 1945 the area was part of Germany. Following World War II the native German populace was expelled and replaced by Poles.

Notable residents[edit]

  • F K Waechter (1937–2005), German cartoonist, author and playwright

International relations[edit]

Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

Nowy Dwór Gdański is twinned with:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Städtepartnerschaften" (in German). Ilona Gerken, Stadt Hennef. Retrieved 2008-07-04. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 54°13′N 19°07′E / 54.217°N 19.117°E / 54.217; 19.117