Suwałki Voivodeship

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Suwałki Voivodeship
Województwo suwalskie
 Voivodeship of Poland

 

1975–1998
 

Location of Suwałki
Map of the People's Republic of Poland in 1975 with the Suwałki Voivodeship.
Capital Suwałki
54°5′N 22°56′E / 54.083°N 22.933°E / 54.083; 22.933Coordinates: 54°5′N 22°56′E / 54.083°N 22.933°E / 54.083; 22.933
History
 -  Established 1975
 -  Disestablished 1998
Political subdivisions Communes:

Suwałki Voivodeship (Polish: województwo suwalskie) was an administrative division and local government in Poland from 1975 to 1998. In 1999 the Voidvodeship was divided in half and reassigned to two other Voivodeships – the eastern half to Podlaskie Voivodeship and the western half to Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship.

Its capital city was Suwałki.

Cities and towns[edit]

Major cities and towns (population in 1998):

Population[edit]

  • 1975 – 414,700
  • 1980 – 422,600
  • 1985 – 449,000
  • 1990 – 470,600
  • 1995 – 485,600
  • 1998 – 489,200

References[edit]

  • (Polish) Dzieje Polski : atlas ilustrowany. Warszawa: Demart. 2008. pp. 472–475. ISBN 978-83-7427-413-5.