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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
Voivodeship Lesser Poland
County Tatra County
Gmina Gmina Poronin
Elevation 740 m (2,430 ft)
Population (2006)
 • Total 3,900
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 34-520
Area code(s) +48 18
Car plates KTT
Website http://www.poronin.pl

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.


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