Gmina Brusy

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Gmina Brusy
Brusy Commune
Gmina
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Coordinates(Brusy): 53°53′8″N17°43′19″E / 53.88556°N 17.72194°E / 53.88556; 17.72194 Coordinates: 53°53′8″N17°43′19″E / 53.88556°N 17.72194°E / 53.88556; 17.72194
CountryFlag of Poland.svg  Poland
Voivodeship Pomeranian
County Chojnice
Seat Brusy
Area
  Total 400.74 km2 (154.73 sq mi)
Population (2006)
  Total 13,129
  Density 33/km2 (85/sq mi)
   Urban 4,582
  Rural 8,547
Website http://www.brusy.pl/

Gmina Brusy is an urban-rural gmina (administrative district) in Chojnice County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. Its seat is the town of Brusy, which lies approximately 24 kilometres (15 mi) north-east of Chojnice and 80 km (50 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Gmina administrative division of Poland

The gmina is the principal unit of the administrative division of Poland, similar to a municipality. As of 2010 there were 2,478 gminy throughout the country. The word gmina derives from the German word Gemeinde, meaning "community".

Chojnice County County in Pomeranian, Poland

Chojnice County is a unit of territorial administration and local government (powiat) in Pomeranian Voivodeship, northern Poland. It came into being on January 1, 1999, as a result of the Polish local government reforms passed in 1998. Its administrative seat and largest town is Chojnice, which lies 103 kilometres (64 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk. The county also contains the towns of Czersk, lying 30 km (19 mi) east of Chojnice, and Brusy, 24 km (15 mi) north-east of Chojnice.

Pomeranian Voivodeship Voivodeship in Poland

Pomeranian Voivodeship, Pomorskie Region, or Pomerania Province, is a voivodeship, or province, in north-western Poland. The provincial capital is Gdańsk.

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The gmina covers an area of 400.74 square kilometres (154.7 sq mi), and as of 2006 its total population is 13,129, of which the population of Brusy is 4,582, and the population of the rural part of the gmina is 8,547.

The gmina contains part of the protected area called Zaborski Landscape Park.

Protected area location which receives protection because of its recognised natural, ecological or cultural landscape values

Protected areas or conservation areas are locations which receive protection because of their recognized natural, ecological or cultural values. There are several kinds of protected areas, which vary by level of protection depending on the enabling laws of each country or the regulations of the international organizations involved.

Zaborski Landscape Park is a protected area in northern Poland, established in 1990, covering an area of 340.26 square kilometres (131.38 sq mi) north of the town of Chojnice. It surrounds Tuchola Forest National Park.

Villages

Apart from the town of Brusy, Gmina Brusy contains the villages and settlements of Antoniewo, Asmus, Broda, Brusy Wybudowanie, Brusy-Jaglie, Chłopowy, Czapiewice, Czapiewice Wybudowanie, Czarniż, Czarnowo, Czernica, Czyczkowy, Czyczkowy Wybudowanie, Dąbrówka, Gacnik, Gapowo, Giełdon, Główczewice, Huta, Kaszuba, Kaszuba Leśna, Kinice, Kosobudy, Krównia, Kruszyn, Kubinowo, Lamk, Laska, Lendy, Leśno, Lubnia, Małe Chełmy, Małe Gliśno, Męcikał, Męcikał-Struga, Młynek, Okręglik, Orlik, Parowa, Parzyn, Peplin, Pokrzywno, Przymuszewo, Rolbik, Rudziny, Skoszewo, Spierwia, Turowiec, Wawrzyn, Widno, Wielkie Chełmy, Windorp, Wysoka Zaborska, Żabno, Zalesie and Zimna Kawa.

Antoniewo, Pomeranian Voivodeship Settlement in Pomeranian, Poland

Antoniewo is a settlement in the administrative district of Gmina Brusy, within Chojnice County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 7 kilometres (4 mi) west of Brusy, 22 km (14 mi) north of Chojnice, and 85 km (53 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Asmus, Poland Village in Pomeranian, Poland

Asmus is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Brusy, within Chojnice County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 9 kilometres (6 mi) west of Brusy, 21 km (13 mi) north of Chojnice, and 87 km (54 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Broda, Pomeranian Voivodeship Settlement in Pomeranian, Poland

Broda is a settlement in the administrative district of Gmina Brusy, within Chojnice County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 7 kilometres (4 mi) east of Brusy, 27 km (17 mi) north-east of Chojnice, and 76 km (47 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Neighbouring gminas

Gmina Brusy is bordered by the gminas of Chojnice, Czersk, Dziemiany, Karsin, Lipnica and Studzienice.

Gmina Chojnice is a rural gmina in Chojnice County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. Its seat is the town of Chojnice, although the town is not part of the territory of the gmina.

Gmina Czersk is an urban-rural gmina in Chojnice County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. Its seat is the town of Czersk, which lies approximately 30 kilometres (19 mi) east of Chojnice and 77 km (48 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Gmina Dziemiany is a rural gmina in Kościerzyna County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. Its seat is the village of Dziemiany, which lies approximately 19 kilometres (12 mi) south-west of Kościerzyna and 70 km (43 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

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Brusy Wybudowanie Village in Pomeranian, Poland

Brusy Wybudowanie is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Brusy, within Chojnice County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 2 kilometres (1 mi) west of Brusy, 23 km (14 mi) north-east of Chojnice, and 82 km (51 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Czapiewice Village in Pomeranian, Poland

Czapiewice is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Brusy, within Chojnice County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 6 kilometres (4 mi) north-west of Brusy, 27 km (17 mi) north of Chojnice, and 80 km (50 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Czyczkowy Wybudowanie is a settlement in the administrative district of Gmina Brusy, within Chojnice County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland.

Kaszuba, Pomeranian Voivodeship Village in Pomeranian, Poland

Kaszuba is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Brusy, within Chojnice County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 9 kilometres (6 mi) north-west of Brusy, 29 km (18 mi) north of Chojnice, and 80 km (50 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Kaszuba Leśna Settlement in Pomeranian, Poland

Kaszuba Leśna is a settlement in the administrative district of Gmina Brusy, within Chojnice County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 10 kilometres (6 mi) north-west of Brusy, 28 km (17 mi) north of Chojnice, and 82 km (51 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Męcikał Village in Pomeranian, Poland

Męcikał is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Brusy, within Chojnice County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 9 kilometres (6 mi) south-west of Brusy, 16 km (10 mi) north-east of Chojnice, and 88 km (55 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Męcikał-Struga Settlement in Pomeranian, Poland

Męcikał-Struga is a settlement in the administrative district of Gmina Brusy, within Chojnice County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 7 kilometres (4 mi) south-west of Brusy, 17 km (11 mi) north-east of Chojnice, and 87 km (54 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

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