Gmina Pietrowice Wielkie

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Gmina Pietrowice Wielkie

Pietrowice Wielkie Commune
Chapell in Lekartów
Chapell in Lekartów
Flag of Gmina Pietrowice Wielkie
Flag
Coat of arms of Gmina Pietrowice Wielkie
Coat of arms
Coordinates (Pietrowice Wielkie): 50°5′6″N 18°5′1″E / 50.08500°N 18.08361°E / 50.08500; 18.08361Coordinates: 50°5′6″N 18°5′1″E / 50.08500°N 18.08361°E / 50.08500; 18.08361
Country Poland
VoivodeshipSilesian
CountyRacibórz
SeatPietrowice Wielkie
Area
 • Total68.07 km2 (26.28 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total7,185
 • Density110/km2 (270/sq mi)
Websitehttp://www.pietrowicewielkie.pl

Gmina Pietrowice Wielkie is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Racibórz County, Silesian Voivodeship, in southern Poland, on the Czech border. Its seat is the village of Pietrowice Wielkie, which lies approximately 11 kilometres (7 mi) west of Racibórz and 68 km (42 mi) west of the regional capital Katowice.

The gmina covers an area of 68.07 square kilometres (26.3 sq mi), and, as of 2006, its total population is 7,185.

Villages[edit]

Gmina Pietrowice Wielkie contains the villages and settlements of Amandów, Cyprzanów, Gródczanki, Kornice, Krowiarki, Lekartów, Maków, Pawłów, Pietrowice Wielkie, Samborowice and Żerdziny.

Neighbouring gminas[edit]

Gmina Pietrowice Wielkie is bordered by the town of Racibórz and by the gminas of Baborów, Kietrz, Krzanowice and Rudnik. It also borders the Czech Republic.

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