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Dąbrowa Górnicza

Full nameDąbrowa Górnicza
Countycity county
Town rights1916
MayorZbigniew Podraza
Total Area72.6 sq mi (188 km2)
Total Population128040 (2009)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (0/sq mi)
Urban (pop.)2746000
Metro (pop.)5294000
Other information
Time zoneCET (UTC+1)
- Summer (DST)CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code41-300 to 42-530
Area code+48 32
Car platesSD
Sister cities:UA Alchevsk
CZ Studénka
RO Câmpulung Moldovenesc

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Dąbrowa Górnicza c-plAUDPl-Dąbrowa Górnicza.oggdom'browa-gur'nicza is a city in Zagłębie Dąbrowskie in southern Poland, near Katowice. The north-east district of the Upper Silesian Metropolitan Union - metropolis with the population of 2 millions. Located in the Silesian Highlands, on the Czarna Przemsza and Biała Przemsza rivers (tributaries of the Vistula).

It is situated in the Silesian Voivodeship since its formation in 1999, previously it was in Katowice Voivodeship. Dąbrowa Górnicza is one of the cities of the 2,7 million conurbation - Katowice urban area and within a greater Silesian metropolitan area populated by about 5,294,000 people. The population of the city is 128,040 (June 2009).

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