Gliwice [ɡlʲiˈvʲit͡sɛ] ( listen) (German: Gleiwitz) is a ceety in Upper Silesie, soothren Poland, near Katowice.

Gliwice
Left tae richt: Toun Haw, Radio station Gliwice widden touer, Post Office, General view
Left tae richt: Toun Haw, Radio station Gliwice widden touer, Post Office, General view
Banner o Gliwice
Banner
Coat o airms o Gliwice
Coat o airms
Gliwice is locatit in Poland
Gliwice
Gliwice
Coordinates: 50°17′N 18°40′E / 50.283°N 18.667°E / 50.283; 18.667
Kintra Poland
VoivodeshipPOL województwo śląskie flag.svg Silesie
Coontyceety coonty
Established13t century
Toun richts1250
Govrenment
 • MayorZygmunt Frankiewicz
Area
 • City133.88 km2 (51.69 sq mi)
Highest elevation
278 m (912 ft)
Lawest elevation
200 m (700 ft)
Population
 (2013)
 • Ceety186,347
 • Density1,400/km2 (3,600/sq mi)
 • Urban
2,746,000
 • Metro
4,620,624
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
44-100 to 44-164
Aurie code(s)+48 32
Caur platesSG
Wabsteidhttp://www.gliwice.eu/

Internaitional relationsEedit

Twin touns—Sister ceetiesEedit

Gliwice is twinned wi the follaein ceeties:

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Oficiálne stránky mesta Kežmarok". kezmarok.sk. Retrieved 8 February 2010.

Coordinates: 50°17′N 18°40′E / 50.283°N 18.667°E / 50.283; 18.667