Gmina Moszczenica, Lesser Poland Voivodeship

Gmina Moszczenica
Moszczenica Commune

Coat of arms
Coordinates (Moszczenica): 49°43′17″N 21°6′32″E / 49.72139°N 21.10889°E / 49.72139; 21.10889Coordinates: 49°43′17″N 21°6′32″E / 49.72139°N 21.10889°E / 49.72139; 21.10889
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Lesser Poland
County Gorlice
Seat Moszczenica
  Total 37.6 km2 (14.5 sq mi)
Population (2006)
  Total 4,711
  Density 130/km2 (320/sq mi)
For other places with the same name, see Gmina Moszczenica.

Gmina Moszczenica is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Gorlice County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, in southern Poland. Its seat is the village of Moszczenica, which lies approximately 9 kilometres (6 mi) north-west of Gorlice and 93 km (58 mi) south-east of the regional capital Kraków. The gmina also includes the village of Staszkówka.

The gmina covers an area of 37.6 square kilometres (14.5 sq mi), and as of 2006 its total population is 4,711.

Neighbouring gminas

Gmina Moszczenica is bordered by the gminas of Biecz, Ciężkowice, Gorlice, Łużna and Rzepiennik Strzyżewski.


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