Gmina Gogolin

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Gmina Gogolin
Gogolin Commune
Gmina
Flag of Gmina Gogolin
Flag
Coat of arms of Gmina Gogolin
Coat of arms
Coordinates (Gogolin): 50°29′17″N 18°1′26″E / 50.48806°N 18.02389°E / 50.48806; 18.02389Coordinates: 50°29′17″N 18°1′26″E / 50.48806°N 18.02389°E / 50.48806; 18.02389
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Opole
County Krapkowice
Seat Gogolin
Area
 • Total 100.51 km2 (38.81 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 11,932
 • Density 120/km2 (310/sq mi)
 • Urban 6,077
 • Rural 5,855
Website http://www.gogolin.pl/

Gmina Gogolin is an urban-rural gmina (administrative district) in Krapkowice County, Opole Voivodeship, in south-western Poland. Its seat is the town of Gogolin, which lies approximately 5 kilometres (3 mi) north-east of Krapkowice and 21 km (13 mi) south of the regional capital Opole.

The gmina covers an area of 100.51 square kilometres (38.8 sq mi), and as of 2006 its total population is 11,932 (out of which the population of Gogolin amounts to 6,077, and the population of the rural part of the gmina is 5,855).

The gmina contains part of the protected area called Góra Świętej Anny Landscape Park.

Villages[edit]

Apart from the town of Gogolin, Gmina Gogolin contains the villages and settlements of Chorula, Dąbrówka, Górażdże, Kamień Śląski, Kamionek, Malnia, Obrowiec, Odrowąż and Zakrzów.

Neighbouring gminas[edit]

Gmina Gogolin is bordered by the gminas of Izbicko, Krapkowice, Strzelce Opolskie, Strzeleczki, Tarnów Opolski and Zdzieszowice.

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