Podlaskie Voivodeship

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Podlaskie Voivodeship

Województwo podlaskie
Flag of Podlaskie Voivodeship
Flag
Official seal of Podlaskie Voivodeship
Seal
Coat of arms of Podlaskie Voivodeship
Coat of arms
Location within Poland
Location within Poland
Coordinates (Białystok): 53°7′N 23°10′E / 53.117°N 23.167°E / 53.117; 23.167Coordinates: 53°7′N 23°10′E / 53.117°N 23.167°E / 53.117; 23.167
Country Poland
CapitalBiałystok
Counties
Government
 • TypeVoivodeship
 • BodyPodlaskie Regional Assembly
Area
 • Total20,180 km2 (7,790 sq mi)
Population
 (30-06-2014)
 • Total1,193,348
 • Density59/km2 (150/sq mi)
 • Urban
712,675
 • Rural
484,935
ISO 3166 codePL-20
Vehicle registrationB
Websitebialystok.uw.gov.pl
  • further divided into 118 gminas.

Podlaskie Voivodeship is a Voivodeship (province) in Poland. The capital of Podlasie Province is Białystok. The province was created on 1 January 1999.

Białowieża Forest and Knyszyń Forest are in Podlaskie.