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Zgierz

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Country  Poland
Gmina  Zgierz (urban gmina)
Town rights  before 1244
Area  42.33 km²
Voivodeship  Łódź Voivodeship
County  Zgierz County
Established  1131
Elevation  40 m (130 ft)
Population  57,458 (2014)
Local time  Sunday 7:11 PM
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Weather  18°C, Wind W at 14 km/h, 55% Humidity

Zgierz [zɡʲɛʂ] (German: 1943–45 Görnau) is a town in central Poland, located just to the north of Łódź and part of the metropolitan area centered on that city. As of 2014 it had a population of 57,458.

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Map of Zgierz, Poland

Zgierz is situated in the Łódź Voivodeship (since 1999); previously it was in Łódź Metro Voivodeship (1975–1998). It is the capital of Zgierz County.

Zgierz is one of the oldest cities in Central Poland. It acquired its city rights some time before 1288.

Twin towns — Sister cities

Zgierz is twinned with:

  • Glauchau, Germany
  • Hódmezővásárhely, Hungary
  • Kežmarok, Slovakia
  • Kupiškis, Lithuania
  • Manevychi, Ukraine
  • Orzysz, Poland
  • Supraśl, Poland
  • References

    Zgierz Wikipedia


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