Trzebież (2009)
Coordinates: 53°39′23″N 14°30′30″E / 53.65639°N 14.50833°E / 53.65639; 14.50833
Country Poland Poland
Voivodeship West Pomeranian
County Police
Gmina Police
Population 2,500
Postal code 72-020
Area code(s) +48 091

Trzebież [ˈtʂɛbjɛʂ] (formerly German Ziegenort) - is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Police, within Police County, West Pomeranian Voivodeship, in north-western Poland, close to the German border.[1] It lies approximately 15 kilometres (9 mi) north of Police and 28 km (17 mi) north of the regional capital Szczecin.

The village has a population of 2,500. It lies on the Szczecin Lagoon, and has a harbour, a marina, a beach and a school of sailing.


Before 1945 the area was part of Germany. For the history of the region, see History of Pomerania.

Trzebież, known as Ziegenort to its residents while part of Germany until 1945, became part of Poland after the end of World War II and changed its name to the Polish Trzebież.

Below is a time llne showing the history of the different administrations that this city has been included in.

Political-administrative membership




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Coordinates: 53°39′23″N 14°30′30″E / 53.65639°N 14.50833°E / 53.65639; 14.50833

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