Gmina Murów

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Gmina Murów
Gemeinde Murow

Murów Commune
Coat of arms of Gmina MurówGemeinde Murow
Coat of arms
Coordinates (Murów): 50°52′N 17°57′E / 50.867°N 17.950°E / 50.867; 17.950
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Opole
County Opole County
Seat Murów
 • Total 159.7 km2 (61.7 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 5,912
 • Density 37/km2 (96/sq mi)

Gmina Murów, German Gemeinde Murow is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Opole County, Opole Voivodeship, in south-western Poland. Its seat is the village of Murów (Murow), which lies approximately 23 kilometres (14 mi) north of the regional capital Opole.

The gmina covers an area of 159.7 square kilometres (61.7 sq mi), and as of 2006 its total population is 5,912. Since 2009 the commune, like much of the region, has been bilingual in German and Polish.

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


The commune contains the villages and settlements of:

Neighbouring gminas[edit]

Gmina Murów is bordered by the gminas of Dobrzeń Wielki/Groß Dobern, Kluczbork, Lasowice Wielkie/Gross Lassowitz, Łubniany/Lugnian, Pokój and Wołczyn.


Coordinates: 50°52′01″N 17°57′00″E / 50.867°N 17.950°E / 50.867; 17.950