Gmina Gierałtowice

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Gmina Gierałtowice
Gierałtowice Commune
Coat of arms of Gmina Gierałtowice
Coat of arms
Coordinates (Gierałtowice): 50°13′0″N 18°43′0″E / 50.21667°N 18.71667°E / 50.21667; 18.71667Coordinates: 50°13′0″N 18°43′0″E / 50.21667°N 18.71667°E / 50.21667; 18.71667
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Silesian
County Gliwice County
Seat Gierałtowice
 • Total 39 km2 (15 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 10,680
 • Density 270/km2 (710/sq mi)

Gmina Gierałtowice is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Gliwice County, Silesian Voivodeship, in southern Poland. Its seat is the village of Gierałtowice, which lies approximately 9 kilometres (6 mi) south-east of Gliwice and 21 km (13 mi) west of the regional capital Katowice.

The gmina covers an area of 39 square kilometres (15.1 sq mi), and as of 2006 its total population is 10,680.


Gmina Gierałtowice contains the villages of Chudów, Gierałtowice, Paniówki and Przyszowice.

Neighbouring gminas[edit]

Gmina Gierałtowice is bordered by the towns of Gliwice, Knurów, Mikołów, Ruda Śląska and Zabrze, and by the gmina of Ornontowice.