Gmina Buczkowice

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Gmina Buczkowice
Buczkowice Commune
Gmina
Coat of arms of Gmina Buczkowice
Coat of arms
Gmina Buczkowice within the Bielsko County
Gmina Buczkowice within the Bielsko County
Coordinates (Buczkowice): 49°43′41″N 19°4′10″E / 49.72806°N 19.06944°E / 49.72806; 19.06944Coordinates: 49°43′41″N 19°4′10″E / 49.72806°N 19.06944°E / 49.72806; 19.06944
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Silesian
County Bielsko County
Seat Buczkowice
Area
 • Total 19.33 km2 (7.46 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 10,580
 • Density 550/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Website http://www.gmina.buczkowice.com.pl

Gmina Buczkowice is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Bielsko County, Silesian Voivodeship, in southern Poland. Its seat is the village of Buczkowice, which lies approximately 12 kilometres (7 mi) south of Bielsko-Biała and 59 km (37 mi) south of the regional capital Katowice.

The gmina covers an area of 19.33 square kilometres (7.5 sq mi), and as of 2006 its total population is 10,580.

Villages[edit]

Gmina Buczkowice contains the villages and settlements of Buczkowice, Godziszka, Kalna and Rybarzowice.

Neighbouring gminas[edit]

Gmina Buczkowice is bordered by the town of Szczyrk and by the gminas of Lipowa, Łodygowice and Wilkowice.

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