Gmina Karsin

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Gmina Karsin
Karsin Commune
Gmina
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Coordinates(Karsin): 53°54′18″N17°55′42″E / 53.90500°N 17.92833°E / 53.90500; 17.92833 Coordinates: 53°54′18″N17°55′42″E / 53.90500°N 17.92833°E / 53.90500; 17.92833
CountryFlag of Poland.svg  Poland
Voivodeship Pomeranian
County Kościerzyna
Seat Karsin
Area
  Total 169.2 km2 (65.3 sq mi)
Population (2006)
  Total 5,905
  Density 35/km2 (90/sq mi)
Website http://www.karsin.pl

Gmina Karsin is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Kościerzyna County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. Its seat is the village of Karsin, which lies approximately 24 kilometres (15 mi) south of Kościerzyna and 69 km (43 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".

Kościerzyna County County in Pomeranian, Poland

Kościerzyna 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 only town is Kościerzyna, which lies 51 kilometres (32 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk. Its borders equal approximately the borders of the old Marquessate of Berent in the German Empire.

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 169.2 square kilometres (65.3 sq mi), and as of 2006 its total population is 5,905.

The gmina contains part of the protected area called Wdydze 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.

Villages

Gmina Karsin contains the villages and settlements of Abisynia, Bąk, Białe Błoto, Borsk, Cisewie, Dąbrowa, Dębowiec, Górki, Jasnochówka, Joniny Małe, Joniny Wielkie, Karsin, Kliczkowy, Knieja, Lipa, Malary, Miedzno, Mniszek, Osowo, Piątkowo, Podrąbiona, Popia Góra, Przydół, Przytarnia, Robaczkowo, Rogalewo, Wdzydze Tucholskie, Wiele, Zabrody, Zamość and Żebrowo.

Abisynia, Kościerzyna County Settlement in Pomeranian, Poland

Abisynia is a settlement in the administrative district of Gmina Karsin, within Kościerzyna County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 8 kilometres (5 mi) north-west of Karsin, 24 km (15 mi) south-west of Kościerzyna, and 72 km (45 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Bąk, Gmina Karsin Village in Pomeranian, Poland

Bąk is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Karsin, within Kościerzyna County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 3 kilometres (2 mi) north-east of Karsin, 22 km (14 mi) south of Kościerzyna, and 67 km (42 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Białe Błoto, Gmina Karsin Settlement in Pomeranian, Poland

Białe Błoto is a settlement in the administrative district of Gmina Karsin, within Kościerzyna County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 6 kilometres (4 mi) south of Karsin, 29 km (18 mi) south of Kościerzyna, and 74 km (46 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Neighbouring gminas

Gmina Karsin is bordered by the gminas of Brusy, Czersk, Dziemiany, Kościerzyna and Stara Kiszewa.

Gmina Brusy is an urban-rural gmina 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 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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Gmina Liniewo is a rural gmina in Kościerzyna County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. Its seat is the village of Liniewo, which lies approximately 17 kilometres (11 mi) east of Kościerzyna and 42 km (26 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

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Gmina Stara Kiszewa Gmina in Pomeranian, Poland

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Borsk Village in Pomeranian, Poland

Borsk is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Karsin, within Kościerzyna County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 6 kilometres (4 mi) north of Karsin, 19 km (12 mi) south of Kościerzyna, and 66 km (41 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Cisewie Village in Pomeranian, Poland

Cisewie is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Karsin, within Kościerzyna County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 2 kilometres (1 mi) north-east of Karsin, 24 km (15 mi) south of Kościerzyna, and 68 km (42 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Dąbrowa, Kościerzyna County Village in Pomeranian, Poland

Dąbrowa is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Karsin, within Kościerzyna County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 5 kilometres (3 mi) west of Karsin, 26 km (16 mi) south of Kościerzyna, and 73 km (45 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Górki, Kościerzyna County Village in Pomeranian, Poland

Górki is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Karsin, within Kościerzyna County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 4 kilometres (2 mi) north of Karsin, 21 km (13 mi) south of Kościerzyna, and 68 km (42 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Joniny Małe Settlement in Pomeranian, Poland

Joniny Małe is a settlement in the administrative district of Gmina Karsin, within Kościerzyna County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 9 kilometres (6 mi) north of Karsin, 17 km (11 mi) south of Kościerzyna, and 65 km (40 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Joniny Wielkie Settlement in Pomeranian, Poland

Joniny Wielkie is a settlement in the administrative district of Gmina Karsin, within Kościerzyna County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 9 kilometres (6 mi) north-west of Karsin, 18 km (11 mi) south-west of Kościerzyna, and 66 km (41 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Karsin Village in Pomeranian, Poland

Karsin is a village in Kościerzyna County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It is the seat of the gmina called Gmina Karsin. It lies approximately 24 kilometres (15 mi) south of Kościerzyna and 69 km (43 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Miedzno, Kościerzyna County Village in Pomeranian, Poland

Miedzno is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Karsin, within Kościerzyna County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 4 kilometres (2 mi) east of Karsin, 24 km (15 mi) south of Kościerzyna, and 67 km (42 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Mniszek, Pomeranian Voivodeship Village in Pomeranian, Poland

Mniszek is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Karsin, within Kościerzyna County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 4 kilometres (2 mi) south-east of Karsin, 27 km (17 mi) south of Kościerzyna, and 70 km (43 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Osowo, Kościerzyna County Village in Pomeranian, Poland

Osowo is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Karsin, within Kościerzyna County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 5 kilometres (3 mi) south-west of Karsin, 28 km (17 mi) south of Kościerzyna, and 74 km (46 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Przytarnia Village in Pomeranian, Poland

Przytarnia, is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Karsin, within Kościerzyna County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 7 kilometres (4 mi) north-west of Karsin, 20 km (12 mi) south of Kościerzyna, and 68 km (42 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Wdzydze Tucholskie Village in Pomeranian, Poland

Wdzydze Tucholskie is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Karsin, within Kościerzyna County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 8 kilometres (5 mi) north of Karsin, 17 km (11 mi) south of Kościerzyna, and 64 km (40 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

Zamość, Pomeranian Voivodeship Village in Pomeranian, Poland

Zamość is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Karsin, within Kościerzyna County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 7 kilometres (4 mi) south of Karsin, 31 km (19 mi) south of Kościerzyna, and 76 km (47 mi) south-west of the regional capital Gdańsk.

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