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Full nameOpole
Countycity county
Town rights1217
MayorRyszard Zembaczyński
Total Area37.1 sq mi (96.2 km2)
Elevation577.4 ft (176 m)
Total Population125992 (2009)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (0/sq mi)
Metro (pop.)267000
Other information
Time zoneCET (UTC+1)
- Summer (DST)CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code45-001 to 45-910
Area code+48 077
Car platesOP

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Opole c-plAUDPl-Opole.oggo'pole ( , Silesian German: Uppeln, Silesian: Uopole) is a city in southern Poland on the Oder River (Odra). It has a population of 125,992 (June 2009) and is the capital of the Upper Silesia, Opole Voivodeship and, also the seat of Opole County. Today, many German Upper Silesians and Poles of German ancestry live in the Opole region; in the city itself, Germans make up less than 3% of population.

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