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Full nameGdynia
MottoGdynia - miasto z morza i marzeń
(Gdynia - a city built of sea and dreams)
Countycity county
City rightsFebruary 10, 1926
MayorWojciech Szczurek
Vice PresidentEwa Łowkiel
Vice PresidentMichał Guć
Vice PresidentBogusław Stasiak
Vice PresidentMarek Stępa
Total Area52.5 sq mi (136 km2)
Highest Elevation672.6 ft (205 m)
Lowest Elevation0 ft (0 m)
Total Population248889 (2009)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (0/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneCET (UTC+1)
- Summer (DST)CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code81-004 to 81-919
Area code+48 58
Car platesGA

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Gdynia c-plAUDPl-Gdynia.ogg'gdyńa is a city in the Pomeranian Voivodeship of Poland and an important seaport of Gdańsk Bay on the south coast of the Baltic Sea.
Located in Kashubia in Eastern Pomerania, Gdynia is part of a conurbation with the spa town of Sopot, the city of Gdańsk and suburban communities, which together form a metropolitan area called the Tricity (Trójmiasto), with a population of over a million people.

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Roadworks disaster for business park traders - The Herald Tweet this news
The Herald--DESPERATE businesses close to the -Gdynia- Way roadworks in Plymouth fear they will go under after suffering a huge loss of trade. ... - Date : Mon, 14 Jun 2010 06:24:50 GMT+00:00
Poland Freight Transport Report Q3 2010 - New Market Report Published - OfficialWire (press release) Tweet this news
OfficialWire (press release)--Finally, in ports and shipping we are predicting a moderately strong recovery at key ports such as Gdansk and -Gdynia-. Given our relatively upbeat outlook, ... - Date : Mon, 14 Jun 2010 09:00:29 GMT+00:00
Sony Pictures Financial Centre opens in Gdynia - Polish Market Tweet this news
Polish Market--The ceremony took place at the -Gdynia- Łuzycka Office Park. It was attended by -Gdynia- deputy mayor Michał Guć and Gdańsk deputy mayor Andrzej Bojanowski as ... - Date : Mon, 24 May 2010 08:33:43 GMT+00:00
Polish Film Festival opens in Gdynia - Tweet this news one feature films compete for the Golden Lions at the Polish Film Festival opening today in -Gdynia-, northern Poland. Seven of the competition entries ... - Date : Mon, 24 May 2010 07:22:29 GMT+00:00
Traffic chaos forecast as busy Plymouth route Gdynia Way to close for five months - The Herald Tweet this news
The Herald--The first phase of the East End transport scheme will see -Gdynia- Way closed for five months. The road, which is the main route into the city from Plympton ... - Date : Fri, 21 May 2010 06:08:58 GMT+00:00
Tennis Tournament - Warsaw Voice Tweet this news
Warsaw Voice--The tournament finals are scheduled to take place June 18-20 at the Arka Tennis Club in -Gdynia- at 3 Ejsmonda St. The -Gdynia- finals were preceded by regional ... - Date : Fri, 11 Jun 2010 10:14:41 GMT+00:00
Russia's tall ship to take part in international regattas - The Voice of Russia Tweet this news
The Voice of Russia--“Our summer voyage is due to begin in the Polish city of -Gdynia- on June 16th, which will see a start of the Russian-Polish regatta”, the captain said.--- - Date : Tue, 08 Jun 2010 17:51:20 GMT+00:00
Pedestrian almost hit by car in city roadworks chaos - The Herald Tweet this news
The Herald---Gdynia- Way has been closed while Elliot Road bridge is demolished and the road widened. Embankment Road is open to traffic flowing east and west, ... - Date : Thu, 03 Jun 2010 06:01:56 GMT+00:00
Traffic tailbacks signal beginning of months of roadworks misery - The Herald Tweet this news
The Herald--The first phase of the East End transport scheme will see -Gdynia- Way closed until mid to late October. The road, which is the main route into the city from ... - Date : Wed, 02 Jun 2010 12:11:45 GMT+00:00
Russian Navy in international naval exercises - The Voice of Russia Tweet this news
The Voice of Russia--The first stage of the exercise will start on Friday in the Polish port of -Gdynia-. This was the appointed location for all the ships which are to be taking ... - Date : Fri, 04 Jun 2010 19:14:38 GMT+00:00

Year Inhabitants Area
1870 1200
1920 1300
1926 12,000 6 km2
1939 127,000 66 km2
1945 70,000 66 km2
1960 150,200 73 km2
1970 191,500 75 km2
1975 221,100 134 km2
1980 236,400 134 km2
1990 251,500 136 km2
1994 252,000 136 km2
1995 251,400 136 km2
2000 255,420 135.49 km2 (after GUS - Central Statistical Office in Warsaw)
2009 248,889 136 km2

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