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Full namePłock
MottoVirtute et labore angere
Countycity county
Establishedf9th century
Town rights1237
PresidentAndrzej Nowakowski
Total Area34 sq mi (88.06 km2)
Elevation196.9 ft (60 m)
Total Population126675 (2009)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (0/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneCET (UTC+1)
- Summer (DST)CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code09-400 to 09-411, 09-419 to 09-421
Area code+48 024
Car platesWP

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Płock c-plAUDPl-Płock-2.oggpłock is a city in central Poland, on the Vistula river. According to the data provided by GUS on 30 June 2009 there were 126,675 inhabitants. It is located in the Masovian Voivodeship (since 1999), having previously been the capital of the Płock Voivodeship (1975 1998). It now is a capital of a Powiat (county) at the extreme west of the Mazovian Voivodeship. In years: 1079 - 1138 Płock was capital of Poland. Płock is also a historical capital of Mazovia.

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