Pajęczno

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Pajęczno
View of the city
View of the city
Coat of arms of Pajęczno
Coat of arms
Pajęczno is located in Poland
Pajęczno
Pajęczno
Coordinates: 51°9′N 19°0′E / 51.150°N 19.000°E / 51.150; 19.000
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Łódź
County Pajęczno County
Gmina Gmina Pajęczno
Government
 • Mayor Dariusz Tokarski
Area
 • Total 20.21 km2 (7.80 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 6,811
 • Density 340/km2 (870/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 98-330
Car plates EPJ
Website http://www.pajeczno.pl/

Pajęczno [paˈjɛnt͡ʂnɔ] is a town in Poland, in Łódź Voivodeship, about 40 kilometres (25 miles) north of Częstochowa. It is the capital of Pajęczno County (powiat pajęczański). Population is 6,811 (2011).

First mentioned in historical sources from 1140. It had city rights between 1276 and 1870, and again from 1958.

The current mayor is Dariusz Tokarski.

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Coordinates: 51°09′N 19°00′E / 51.150°N 19.000°E / 51.150; 19.000