Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship

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Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship
Województwo świętokrzyskie
Voivodeship

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Coat of arms
Location within Poland
Division into counties
Coordinates (Kielce): 50°53′N 20°37′E / 50.883°N 20.617°E / 50.883; 20.617Coordinates: 50°53′N 20°37′E / 50.883°N 20.617°E / 50.883; 20.617
Country  Poland
Capital Kielce
Counties
Area
 • Total 11,672 km2 (4,507 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 1,281,796
 • Density 109.818/km2 (284.427/sq mi)
 • Urban 581,322
 • Rural 700,474
Car plates T
  • further divided into 102 gminas

Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship is one of the 16 voivodeships of Poland. The name of the voivodeship came from local mountains called Świętokrzyskie Mountains. The capital city is Kielce.