Kalisz Pomorski

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Kalisz Pomorski
Church
Church
Flag of Kalisz Pomorski
Flag
Coat of arms of Kalisz Pomorski
Coat of arms
Kalisz Pomorski is located in Poland
Kalisz Pomorski
Kalisz Pomorski
Coordinates: 53°17′N 15°54′E / 53.283°N 15.900°E / 53.283; 15.900
Country Poland
VoivodeshipWest Pomeranian
CountyDrawsko
GminaKalisz Pomorski
Area
 • Total11.89 km2 (4.59 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total3,989
 • Density340/km2 (870/sq mi)
Postal code
78-540
Websitehttp://www.kaliszpom.pl

Kalisz Pomorski [ˈkalʲiʂ pɔˈmɔrskʲi] (German: Kallies) is a small town in Drawsko County in West Pomeranian Voivodeship in northwestern Poland with about 4,500 inhabitants. It was founded in ca. 1303.

Before 1945 the area was part of Germany.

Notable residents[edit]

  • Paul Sydow (1851 – 1925), German mycologist and lichenologist

International relations[edit]

Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

Kalisz Pomorski is twinned with:

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Coordinates: 53°17′N 15°54′E / 53.283°N 15.900°E / 53.283; 15.900