Szamotuły

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Szamotuły
Szamotuły Castle
Szamotuły Castle
Coat of arms of Szamotuły
Coat of arms
Szamotuły is located in Poland
Szamotuły
Szamotuły
Coordinates: 52°36′N 16°35′E / 52.600°N 16.583°E / 52.600; 16.583
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Greater Poland
County Szamotuły County
Gmina Gmina Szamotuły
Area
 • Total 10.11 km2 (3.90 sq mi)
Elevation 115 m (377 ft)
Population (2006)
 • Total 18,760
 • Density 1,900/km2 (4,800/sq mi)
Postal code 64-500
Website http://www.szamotuly.pl

Szamotuły [ʂamɔˈtuwɨ] (German: Samter) is a town in Poland, in Greater Poland Voivodeship, about 30 kilometres (19 miles) northwest of Poznań. It is the seat of Szamotuły County and of the smaller administrative district Gmina Szamotuły. The population was 18,760 at the 2006 Polish Census.

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Coordinates: 52°37′N 16°35′E / 52.617°N 16.583°E / 52.617; 16.583