Gmina Sosnowica

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Gmina Sosnowica
Sosnowica Commune
Gmina
Coat of arms of Gmina Sosnowica
Coat of arms
Location within the county and voivodeship
Location within the county and voivodeship
Coordinates (Sosnowica): 51°31′19″N 23°5′13″E / 51.52194°N 23.08694°E / 51.52194; 23.08694Coordinates: 51°31′19″N 23°5′13″E / 51.52194°N 23.08694°E / 51.52194; 23.08694
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Lublin
County Parczew
Seat Sosnowica
Area
 • Total 172.35 km2 (66.54 sq mi)
Population (2014[1])
 • Total 2,668
 • Density 15/km2 (40/sq mi)
Website http://www.sosnowica.pl

Gmina Sosnowica is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Parczew County, Lublin Voivodeship, in eastern Poland. Its seat is the village of Sosnowica, which lies approximately 20 kilometres (12 mi) south-east of Parczew and 48 km (30 mi) north-east of the regional capital Lublin.

The gmina covers an area of 172.35 square kilometres (66.5 sq mi), and as of 2006 its total population is 2,645 (2,668 in 2014).

Neighbouring gminas[edit]

Gmina Sosnowica is bordered by the gminas of Dębowa Kłoda, Ludwin, Stary Brus, Urszulin and Uścimów.

Villages[edit]

The gmina contains the following villages having the status of sołectwo: Bohutyn, Górki, Izabelin, Komarówka, Kropiwki, Lejno, Libiszów, Lipniak, Mościska, Nowy Orzechów, Olchówka, Pasieka, Pieszowola, Sosnowica, Sosnowica-Dwór, Stary Orzechów, Turno, Zienki and Zbójno.

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