|Coordinates (Jankowice Rybnickie): Coordinates:|
|• Total||24.17 km2 (9.33 sq mi)|
|• Density||470/km2 (1,200/sq mi)|
Gmina Świerklany is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Rybnik County, Silesian Voivodeship, in southern Poland. Its seat is the village of Jankowice Rybnickie, which lies approximately 6 kilometres (4 mi) south of Rybnik and 41 km (25 mi) south-west of the regional capital Katowice. Until 1999 its seat was Świerklany Górne.
The gmina covers an area of 24.17 square kilometres (9.33 sq mi), and as of 2008[update] its total population is 11,347.
Gmina Świerklany contains the villages and settlements of Jankowice Rybnickie, Michałkowice (part of Jankowice Rybnickie), Świerklany Dolne ("Lower Świerklany") and Świerklany Górne ("Upper Świerklany").