Lubusz Voivodeship

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Lubusz Voivodeship

Województwo lubuskie
Flag of Lubusz Voivodeship
Flag
Coat of arms of Lubusz Voivodeship
Coat of arms
Location within Poland
Location within Poland
Division into counties
Division into counties
Country Poland
Seats
Area
 • Total13,987.93 km2 (5,400.77 sq mi)
Population
 (2019[1])
 • Total1,013,031
 • Density72/km2 (190/sq mi)
 • Urban
657,844
 • Rural
355,187
ISO 3166 codePL-08
Vehicle registrationF
Websitelubuskie.pl

Lubusz Voivodeship is a voivodeship (province) in western Poland. The functions of regional capital are shared between two cities: Gorzów Wielkopolski and Zielona Góra.

It was created on January 1, 1999, out of the former Gorzów Wielkopolski and Zielona Góra Voivodeship.

Administrative division[change | change source]

Lubusz Voivodeship is divided into 14 counties (powiats): 2 city counties and 12 land counties. These are further divided into 83 gminas.

English and
Polish names
Area
(km²)
Population
(2019)
Seat Other towns Total
gminas
City counties
Zielona Góra 58 140,871 1
Gorzów Wielkopolski 86 123,691 1
Land counties
Żary County
powiat żarski
1,393 96,496 Żary Lubsko, Jasień, Łęknica 10
Nowa Sól County
powiat nowosolski
771 86,284 Nowa Sól Kożuchów, Bytom Odrzański, Nowe Miasteczko 8
Żagań County
powiat żagański
1,131 79,297 Żagań Szprotawa, Iłowa, Małomice, Gozdnica 9
Zielona Góra County
powiat zielonogórski
1,571 75,626 Zielona Góra* Sulechów, Nowogród Bobrzański, Babimost, Czerwieńsk, Kargowa 10
Gorzów County
powiat gorzowski
1,213 71,669 Gorzów Wielkopolski* Kostrzyn nad Odrą, Witnica 7
Międzyrzecz County
powiat międzyrzecki
1,388 57,851 Międzyrzecz Skwierzyna, Trzciel 6
Świebodzin County
powiat świebodziński
937 55,753 Świebodzin Zbąszynek 6
Krosno Odrzańskie County
powiat krośnieński
1,390 55,018 Krosno Odrzańskie Gubin 7
Strzelce-Drezdenko County
powiat strzelecko-drezdenecki
1,248 49,156 Strzelce Krajeńskie Drezdenko, Dobiegniew 5
Słubice County
powiat słubicki
1,000 47,018 Słubice Rzepin, Ośno Lubuskie, Cybinka 5
Wschowa County
powiat wschowski
625 38,960 Wschowa Sława, Szlichtyngowa 3
Sulęcin County
powiat sulęciński
1,177 35,238 Sulęcin Torzym, Lubniewice 5
* seat not part of the county

References[change | change source]

  1. "Population. Size and structure and vital statistics in Poland by territorial divison in 2019. As of 30th June". stat.gov.pl. Statistics Poland. 2019-10-15. Retrieved 2020-03-25.

Coordinates: 52°11′43″N 15°20′51″E / 52.19528°N 15.34750°E / 52.19528; 15.34750