Dębno

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Dębno
Dębno
Dębno
Dębno is located in Poland
Dębno
Dębno
Coordinates: 52°44′N 14°42′E / 52.733°N 14.700°E / 52.733; 14.700
Country Poland
VoivodeshipWest Pomeranian
CountyMyślibórz
GminaDębno
Area
 • Total19.5 km2 (7.5 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total13,903
 • Density710/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Postal code
74-400
Websitehttp://www.debno.pl/

Dębno [ˈdɛmbnɔ] (German: Neudamm) is a town in Myślibórz County, West Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland. It has a population of 13,863 (2004). The Dębno oil field is near to the town.

The area was populated by Slavic peoples since the 6th century and invaded by Saxons immediately after the invasion and annexion of the Catholic Duchy of Kopnik. The castle of Dębno belonged to the House of Odrowąż.

Dębno is known for hosting the oldest marathon in Poland (since 1969), one of the five marathons included in the Crown of Polish Marathons, along with marathons in Kraków, Poznań, Warsaw and Wrocław.[1]

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Coordinates: 52°44′N 14°42′E / 52.733°N 14.700°E / 52.733; 14.700