Strzelce Krajeńskie

Strzelce Krajeńskie

Town walls from the 13th century

Coat of arms
Strzelce Krajeńskie
Coordinates: 52°52′32″N 15°31′55″E / 52.87556°N 15.53194°E / 52.87556; 15.53194
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Lubusz
County Strzelce-Drezdenko
Gmina Strzelce Krajeńskie
  Mayor Tadeusz Feder
  Total 4.94 km2 (1.91 sq mi)
Population (2006)
  Total 10,143
  Density 2,100/km2 (5,300/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 66-500
Car plates FSD

Strzelce Krajeńskie [ˈstʂɛlt͡sɛ kraˈjɛɲskʲɛ] (German: Friedeberg in der Neumark) is a town in Poland, in Lubusz Voivodeship. It is the capital of Strzelce-Drezdenko County. Population is 10,186 (2004).

Before 1945 the area was part of Germany (see Territorial changes of Poland after World War II). After World War II the local population was expelled and replaced with Poles.

Notable residents

Coordinates: 52°52′N 15°32′E / 52.867°N 15.533°E / 52.867; 15.533

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