Szamotuły

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Szamotuły
Szamotuły Castle seen from a park
Szamotuły Castle seen from a park
Flag of Szamotuły
Flag
Coat of arms of Szamotuły
Coat of arms
Szamotuły is located in Poland
Szamotuły
Szamotuły
Coordinates: 52°36′N 16°35′E / 52.600°N 16.583°E / 52.600; 16.583
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Greater Poland
County Szamotuły County
Gmina Gmina Szamotuły
Area
 • Total 10.11 km2 (3.90 sq mi)
Elevation 115 m (377 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 19,090
 • Density 1,900/km2 (4,900/sq mi)
Postal code 64-500
Website http://www.szamotuly.pl

Szamotuły [ʂamɔˈtuwɨ] (German: Samter) is a town in Poland, in Greater Poland Voivodeship, about 35 kilometres (22 miles) northwest of the centre of Poznań. It is the seat of Szamotuły County and of the smaller administrative district Gmina Szamotuły. The population was 19,090 in 2011.

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Coordinates: 52°37′N 16°35′E / 52.617°N 16.583°E / 52.617; 16.583