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Poznań
Caipital Ceety o Poznań
Stołeczne Miasto Poznań
Tap: Panorama o Poznań Ceety Center
Middle: Poznań Toun Haw, Stary Browar, Opera House
Bottom: Guardhoose

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Poznań is located in Poland
Poznań
Poznań
Coordinates: 52°24′N 16°55′E / 52.400°N 16.917°E / 52.400; 16.917
Kintra Banner o Poland Poland
Voivodeship Banner o Greater Poland Voivodeship Greater Poland
Coonty ceety coonty
Established 10t century
Toun richts 1253
Government
 • Mayor Ryszard Grobelny
Area
 • City 261.85 km2 (101.10 sq mi)
Highest elevation 154 m (505 ft)
Lowest elevation 60 m (200 ft)
Population (31.12.2010)
 • City 551,627
 • Density 2,100/km2 (5,500/sq mi)
 • Urban 1.1 milion
 • Metro 1.4 million
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 60-001 to 61-890
Area code(s) +48 61
Caur plates PO
Website http://www.poznan.pl/

Poznań [ˈpɔznaɲ] ( listen) (Laitin: Posnania; German: Posen) is a ceety on the Warta river in wast-central Poland, the region cried Wielkopolska (Greater Poland). The ceety population is aboot 550,000, while the continuous conurbation wi Poznan Coonty, several ither commonties (Oborniki, Skoki, Szamotuły i Śrem)[1][2] an students,[3] is inhabitit bi almaist 1.1 million fowk. The Lairger Poznań Metropolitan Aurie (PMA) is inhabitit bi 1.3-1.4 million fowk an extends tae such satellite touns as Nowy Tomyśl, Gniezno an Wrzesnia.[4][5][6][7] Accordin tae this delemitation PMA is fowerth lairgest in Poland.

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Poznań is twinned wi:[8][9]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. http://www.aglomeracja.poznan.pl/aglomeracja/public/aglomeracja/news.html?co=print&id=45688&instance=1141&lang=pl
  2. http://epoznan.pl/news-news-26497?mb=1
  3. http://poznan.naszemiasto.pl/artykul/1552109,poznan-zyje-ze-studentow-zobacz-kto-na-nich-zarabia,id,t.html
  4. http://www.funduszestrukturalne.gov.pl/informator/npr2/dokumenty%20strategiczne/kpzk.pdf
  5. http://www.wbpp.poznan.pl/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=50&Itemid=1
  6. http://www.wbpp.poznan.pl/opracowania/POM/POM.html
  7. http://wydawnictwoumk.pl/czasopisma/index.php/AUNC_EKON/article/view/AUNC_EKON.2013.006
  8. 8.00 8.01 8.02 8.03 8.04 8.05 8.06 8.07 8.08 8.09 8.10 8.11 8.12 8.13 8.14 "Poznań - Miasta partnerskie". 1998–2013 Urząd Miasta Poznania (in Polish). City of Poznań. Archived from the original on 2013-09-23. Retrieved 2013-12-11. 
  9. "Poznań Official Website - Twin Towns". Flag of Poland.svg (in Polish) © 1998–2008 Urząd Miasta Poznania. Retrieved 2008-11-29. 
  10. "City of Brno Foreign Relations - Statutory city of Brno" (in Czech). 2003 City of Brno. Retrieved 6 September 2011. 
  11. "Brno - Partnerská města" (in Czech). © 2006-2009 City of Brno. Retrieved 2009-07-17. 
  12. nb: listed on official website under Polish name Charków
  13. "Hanover - Twin Towns" (in German). © 2007-2009 Hannover.de - Offizielles Portal der Landeshauptstadt und der Region Hannover in Zusammenarbeit mit hier.de. Retrieved 2009-07-17. 
  14. [1][deid airtin]
  15. 友好城市 (Friendly cities), 市外办 (Foreign Affairs Office), 2008-03-22. (Translation bi Google Translate.)
  16. 国际友好城市一览表 (International Friendship Cities List), 2011-01-20. (Translation by Google Translate.)
  17. 友好交流 (Friendly exchanges), 2011-09-13. (Translation by Google Translate.)
  18. SVSU library archives
  19. [2]