Gmina Sękowa

Gmina Sękowa
Sękowa Commune

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Coordinates (Sękowa): 49°36′N 21°12′E / 49.600°N 21.200°E / 49.600; 21.200Coordinates: 49°36′N 21°12′E / 49.600°N 21.200°E / 49.600; 21.200
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Lesser Poland
County Gorlice
Seat Sękowa
  Total 194.75 km2 (75.19 sq mi)
Population (2006)
  Total 4,777
  Density 25/km2 (64/sq mi)

Gmina Sękowa is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Gorlice County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, in southern Poland, on the Slovak border. Its seat is the village of Sękowa, which lies approximately 7 kilometres (4 mi) south-east of Gorlice and 105 km (65 mi) south-east of the regional capital Kraków.

The gmina covers an area of 194.75 square kilometres (75.2 sq mi), and as of 2006 its total population is 4,777.


Gmina Sękowa contains the villages and settlements of Banica, Bartne, Bodaki, Czarne, Jasionka, Krzywa, Lipna, Małastów, Męcina Mała, Męcina Wielka, Nieznajowa, Owczary, Pętna, Radocyna, Ropica Górna, Sękowa, Siary, Wapienne and Wołowiec.

Neighbouring gminas

Gmina Sękowa is bordered by the town of Gorlice and by the gminas of Dębowiec, Gorlice, Krempna, Lipinki, Osiek Jasielski and Uście Gorlickie. It also borders Slovakia.


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