Ustowo

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Ustowo
Village
Ustowo is located in Poland
Ustowo
Ustowo
Coordinates: 53°23′5″N 14°31′9″E / 53.38472°N 14.51917°E / 53.38472; 14.51917
Country Poland Poland
Voivodeship West Pomeranian
County Police
Gmina Kołbaskowo

Ustowo [usˈtɔvɔ] (German: Güstow) is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Kołbaskowo, within Police County, West Pomeranian Voivodeship, in north-western Poland, close to the German border.[1] It lies approximately 17 kilometres (11 mi) south of Police and 6 km (4 mi) south-west of the regional capital Szczecin.

Before 1945 the area was part of Germany. Following World War II the native German populace was expelled and replaced by Poles. For the history of the region, see History of Pomerania.

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Coordinates: 53°23′5″N 14°31′9″E / 53.38472°N 14.51917°E / 53.38472; 14.51917