Kcynia

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Kcynia
Church
Church
Coat of arms of Kcynia
Coat of arms
Kcynia is located in Poland
Kcynia
Kcynia
Coordinates: 52°59′31″N 17°29′4″E / 52.99194°N 17.48444°E / 52.99194; 17.48444
Country Poland
VoivodeshipKuyavian-Pomeranian
CountyNakło
GminaKcynia
Area
 • Total6.84 km2 (2.64 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total4,679
 • Density680/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Postal code
89-240
Websitehttp://www.kcynia.pl

Kcynia [ˈkt͡sɨɲa] (German: Exin) is a town in Nakło County, Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland, with 4,712 inhabitants (2004). It has several churches. In 1913, the town had a population of 4,000, including 3,000 Roman Catholics, 800 Protestants, and 200 Jews.[1] In 1939, the Jewish synagogue was destroyed by the Germans.[1]

Notable residents[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Aronsfeld, C. C. (1997). Wanderer From My Birth. London: Janus Publishing. pp. 9, 12. ISBN 9781857563559. OCLC 39275680.

Coordinates: 52°59′N 17°29′E / 52.983°N 17.483°E / 52.983; 17.483