Gmina Dobrzeń Wielki

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Gmina Dobrzeń Wielki
Gemeinde Groß Döbern

Dobrzeń Wielki Commune
Coat of arms of Gmina Dobrzeń WielkiGemeinde Groß Döbern
Coat of arms
Coordinates (Dobrzeń Wielki): 50°46′N 17°52′E / 50.767°N 17.867°E / 50.767; 17.867Coordinates: 50°46′N 17°52′E / 50.767°N 17.867°E / 50.767; 17.867
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Opole
County Opole County
Seat Dobrzeń Wielki
 • Total 91.42 km2 (35.30 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 14,049
 • Density 150/km2 (400/sq mi)

Gmina Dobrzeń Wielki, German Gemeinde Groß Döbern is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Opole County, Opole Voivodeship, in south-western Poland. Its seat is the village of Dobrzeń Wielki, which lies approximately 13 kilometres (8 mi) north-west of the regional capital Opole.

The gmina covers an area of 91.42 square kilometres (35.3 sq mi), and as of 2006 its total population is 14,049. Since 2009 the commune, like much of the surrounding area, has been bilingual in German and Polish.

The gmina contains part of the protected area called Stobrawa Landscape Park.


Gmina Dobrzeń Wielki contains the villages and settlements of:

Neighbouring gminas[edit]

Gmina Dobrzeń Wielki is bordered by the city of Opole and by the gminas of Dąbrowa, Łubniany/Lugnian, Murów/Murow, Pokój and Popielów.