Pleszew

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Pleszew
Fragment of the town square
Fragment of the town square
Flag of Pleszew
Flag
Coat of arms of Pleszew
Coat of arms
Pleszew is located in Poland
Pleszew
Pleszew
Coordinates: 51°53′N 17°47′E / 51.883°N 17.783°E / 51.883; 17.783
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Greater Poland
County Pleszew County
Gmina Gmina Pleszew
Town rights 1283
Government
 • Mayor Marian Adamek
Area
 • Total 13.19 km2 (5.09 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 17,787
 • Density 1,300/km2 (3,500/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code 63-300
Area code(s) +48 62
Car plates PPL
Climate Dfb
Website http://www.pleszew.pl/

Pleszew ([ˈplɛʂɛf]; German: Pleschen) is a town in Poland, in Greater Poland Voivodeship, about 90 km southeast of Poznań. It is the capital of Pleszew County (powiat pleszewski). Population is 17,892 (2004).

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Coordinates: 51°54′N 17°47′E / 51.900°N 17.783°E / 51.900; 17.783