Kłodawa, Lubusz Voivodeship

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Kłodawa
Village
Kłodawa is located in Poland
Kłodawa
Kłodawa
Coordinates: 52°47′29″N 15°12′57″E / 52.79139°N 15.21583°E / 52.79139; 15.21583
Country Poland Poland
Voivodeship Lubusz
County Gorzów County
Gmina Kłodawa
Population 2,700
Website http://www.klodawa.pl

Kłodawa [kwɔˈdava] (German Kladow) is a village in Gorzów County, Lubusz Voivodeship, in western Poland. It is the seat of the gmina (administrative district) called Gmina Kłodawa.[1] It lies approximately 7 km (4 mi) north of Gorzów Wielkopolski.

Kłodawa seen from the Górczyn housing estate in Gorzów Wlkp

Before 1945 the area was part of Germany. After World War II the region was placed under Polish administration by the Potsdam Agreement under territorial changes demanded by the Soviet Union. Most Germans fled or were expelled and were replaced with Poles expelled from the Polish areas annexed by the Soviet Union.

The village has a population of 2,700 (in 2016).

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Coordinates: 52°47′28″N 15°12′57″E / 52.79111°N 15.21583°E / 52.79111; 15.21583