Michałowo

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Michałowo
Town
Orthodox Church of Saint Nicholas
Orthodox Church of Saint Nicholas
Michałowo is located in Poland
Michałowo
Michałowo
Coordinates: 53°2′12″N 23°36′13″E / 53.03667°N 23.60361°E / 53.03667; 23.60361Coordinates: 53°2′12″N 23°36′13″E / 53.03667°N 23.60361°E / 53.03667; 23.60361
Country Poland
VoivodeshipPodlaskie
CountyBiałystok County
GminaMichałowo
Population
3,343
Postal code
16-050
Websitehttp://www.michalowo.ug.gov.pl/

Michałowo [mʲixaˈwɔvɔ] (Belarusian: Міхалова) is a town in Białystok County, Podlaskie Voivodeship, in north-eastern Poland, close to the border with Belarus. It is the seat of the gmina (administrative district) called Gmina Michałowo. It lies approximately 31 km (19 mi) east of the regional capital Białystok. From 1975 to 1998 it was part of Białystok Voivodeship.

The town has a population of 3,343.

Michałowo received its town rights on 1 January 2009.[1]

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