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
VoivodeshipGreater Poland
CountySzamotuły County
GminaGmina Szamotuły
Area
 • Total10.11 km2 (3.90 sq mi)
Elevation
115 m (377 ft)
Population
(2011)
 • Total19,090
 • Density1,900/km2 (4,900/sq mi)
Postal code
64-500
Websitehttp://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