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Catholic church
Catholic church
Coat of arms of Poronin
Coat of arms
Poronin is located in Poland
Coordinates: 49°20′40″N 20°0′23″E / 49.34444°N 20.00639°E / 49.34444; 20.00639
Country Poland
VoivodeshipLesser Poland
CountyTatra County
GminaGmina Poronin
Elevation740 m (2,430 ft)
Population (2006)
 • Total3,900
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code34-520
Area code(s)+48 18
Car platesKTT

Poronin [pɔˈrɔnin], is a village in southern Poland situated in Tatra County of the Lesser Poland Voivodeship since 1999 (it was previously in Nowy Sącz Voivodeship from 1975-1998).[1] It lies approximately 7 kilometres (4 mi) north-east of Zakopane and 80 km (50 mi) south of the regional capital Kraków.


  1. ^ "Central Statistical Office (GUS) – TERYT (National Register of Territorial Land Apportionment Journal)" (in Polish). 2008-06-01.

Coordinates: 49°20′N 20°00′E / 49.333°N 20.000°E / 49.333; 20.000