Tczew

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Tczew
Tczew Market Square
Tczew Market Square
Flag of Tczew
Coat of arms of Tczew
Coordinates: 54°5′15″N 18°47′50″E / 54.08750°N 18.79722°E / 54.08750; 18.79722Coordinates: 54°5′15″N 18°47′50″E / 54.08750°N 18.79722°E / 54.08750; 18.79722
Country Poland
VoivodeshipTemplate:Country data Pomeranian Voivodeship
CountyPOL powiat tczewski flag.svg Tczew County
GminaTczew (urban municipality)
Established12th century
City rights1260
Government
 • City mayorMirosław Pobłocki
Area
 • Total22.26 km2 (8.59 sq mi)
Elevation
25 m (82 ft)
Population
 (2017[1])
 • Total60,257
 • Density2,700/km2 (7,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
83-110
Area code(s)+48 58
Car platesGTC
Websitehttps://wrotatczewa.pl/

Tczew ([tt͡ʂɛf] (audio speaker iconlisten), Kashubian: Dërszewò; formerly German: ) is a city on the Vistula River in Eastern Pomerania, Kociewie, northern Poland. In 2009, about 60,279 people lived here. The city played a key role in the Invasion of Poland during World War II.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Tczew (pomorskie)". Polska w liczbach (in Polish). Retrieved 22 October 2019.