Grudziądz County

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Grudziądz County

Powiat grudziądzki
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Coat of arms
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Location within the voivodeship
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Voivodeship on a map of Poland
Coordinates(Grudziądz): 53°29′33″N18°46′34″E / 53.49250°N 18.77611°E / 53.49250; 18.77611 Coordinates: 53°29′33″N18°46′34″E / 53.49250°N 18.77611°E / 53.49250; 18.77611
CountryFlag of Poland.svg  Poland
Voivodeship Kuyavian-Pomeranian
Seat Grudziądz
Gminas
Area
  Total728.39 km2 (281.23 sq mi)
Population
 (2019)
  Total40,181
  Density55/km2 (140/sq mi)
   Urban
5,101
  Rural
35,080
Car plates CGR
Website http://www.powiatgrudziadzki.pl/

Grudziądz County (Polish : powiat grudziądzki) is a unit of territorial administration and local government (powiat) in Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship, north-central Poland. It came into being on January 1, 1999, as a result of the Polish local government reforms passed in 1998. Its administrative seat is the city of Grudziądz, although the city is not part of the county (it constitutes a separate city county). The only towns in Grudziądz County are Łasin, which lies 21 km (13 mi) east of Grudziądz, and Radzyń Chełmiński, 16 km (10 mi) south-east of Grudziądz.

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The county covers an area of 728.39 square kilometres (281.2 sq mi). As of 2019 its total population is 40,181, out of which the population of Łasin is 3,254, that of Radzyń Chełmiński is 1,847, and the rural population is 35,080.

Neighbouring counties

Apart from the city of Grudziądz, Grudziądz County is also bordered by Kwidzyn County to the north, Iława County, Nowe Miasto County and Brodnica County to the east, Wąbrzeźno County to the south, and Chełmno County and Świecie County to the west.

Administrative division

The county is subdivided into six gminas (two urban-rural and four rural). These are listed in the following table, in descending order of population.

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Łasin lake
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Division of Grudziądz County
GminaTypeArea
(km²)
Population
(2019)
Seat
Gmina Grudziądz rural166.912,812 Grudziądz *
Gmina Łasin urban-rural136.67,889 Łasin
Gmina Gruta rural123.86,413 Gruta
Gmina Radzyń Chełmiński urban-rural90.74,654 Radzyń Chełmiński
Gmina Rogóźno rural115.74,218 Rogóźno
Gmina Świecie nad Osą rural94.74,195 Świecie nad Osą
* seat not part of the gmina

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