Zielona Góra

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Zielona Góra
Town Hall and Main Square
Town Hall and Main Square
Flag of Zielona Góra
Coat of arms of Zielona Góra
Coat of arms
Motto: Miasto przyszłości
City of the future
Zielona Góra is located in Poland
Zielona Góra
Coordinates: 51°56′N 15°30′E / 51.933°N 15.5°E / 51.933; 15.5Coordinates: 51°56′N 15°30′E / 51.933°N 15.5°E / 51.933; 15.5
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Lubusz
Established 13th century
Town rights 1323
 • Mayor Janusz Kubicki
 • City 58.32 km2 (22.52 sq mi)
Elevation 71 m (233 ft)
Population (2011)
 • City 118,982
 • Density 2,040.16/km2 (5,284.0/sq mi)
 • Metro 294,000
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 65-001 to 65-950
Area code(s) +48 068
Car plates FZ
Website http://www.zielona-gora.pl/

Zielona Góra [ʑeˈlɔna ˈɡura] ( listen) (German: Grünberg in Schlesien) is a city in Poland in Lubusz Voivodeship. It has about 118 000 inhabitants and covers 58 km². Zielona Góra received status of city in 1323.