Gmina Podgórzyn

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Gmina Podgórzyn
Podgórzyn Commune
Gmina
Coordinates (Podgórzyn): 50°49′57″N 15°41′1″E / 50.83250°N 15.68361°E / 50.83250; 15.68361Coordinates: 50°49′57″N 15°41′1″E / 50.83250°N 15.68361°E / 50.83250; 15.68361
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Lower Silesian
County Jelenia Góra County
Seat Podgórzyn
Sołectwos Borowice, Głębock, Marczyce, Miłków, Podgórzyn, Przesieka, Ściegny, Sosnówka, Staniszów, Zachełmie
Area
 • Total 82.47 km2 (31.84 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 7,833
 • Density 95/km2 (250/sq mi)
Website http://www.podgorzyn.pl

Gmina Podgórzyn is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Jelenia Góra County, Lower Silesian Voivodeship, in south-western Poland. Its seat is the village of Podgórzyn, which lies approximately 9 kilometres (6 mi) south-west of Jelenia Góra and 101 km (63 mi) west of the regional capital Wrocław.

The gmina covers an area of 82.47 square kilometres (31.84 sq mi), and as of 2006 its total population is 7,833.

Neighbouring gminas[edit]

Gmina Podgórzyn is bordered by the towns of Jelenia Góra, Karpacz, Kowary and Piechowice and the gmina of Mysłakowice. It also borders the Czech Republic.

Villages[edit]

The gmina contains the villages of Borowice, Głębock, Marczyce, Miłków, Podgórzyn, Przesieka, Ściegny, Sosnówka, Staniszów and Zachełmie.

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