Gmina Rzepiennik Strzyżewski

Gmina Rzepiennik Strzyżewski
Rzepiennik Strzyżewski Commune

Coat of arms
Coordinates (Rzepiennik Strzyżewski): 49°48′N 21°3′E / 49.800°N 21.050°E / 49.800; 21.050Coordinates: 49°48′N 21°3′E / 49.800°N 21.050°E / 49.800; 21.050
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Lesser Poland
County Tarnów County
Seat Rzepiennik Strzyżewski
  Total 70.23 km2 (27.12 sq mi)
Population (2006)
  Total 6,832
  Density 97/km2 (250/sq mi)

Gmina Rzepiennik Strzyżewski is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Tarnów County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, in southern Poland. Its seat is the village of Rzepiennik Strzyżewski, which lies approximately 27 kilometres (17 mi) south of Tarnów and 85 km (53 mi) east of the regional capital Kraków.

The gmina covers an area of 70.23 square kilometres (27.1 sq mi), and as of 2006 its total population is 6,832.

The gmina contains part of the protected area called Ciężkowice-Rożnów Landscape Park.


Gmina Rzepiennik Strzyżewski contains the villages and settlements of Kołkówka, Olszyny, Rzepiennik Biskupi, Rzepiennik Strzyżewski, Rzepiennik Suchy and Turza.

Neighbouring gminas

Gmina Rzepiennik Strzyżewski is bordered by the gminas of Biecz, Ciężkowice, Gromnik, Moszczenica, Szerzyny and Tuchów.


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