Racibórz

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Racibórz
Municipal office biggin

Coat of arms
Racibórz is located in Poland
Racibórz
Racibórz
Coordinates: 50°5′N 18°14′E / 50.083°N 18.233°E / 50.083; 18.233
Kintra Banner o Poland Poland
Voivodeship Silesian
Coonty Racibórz Coonty
Gmina Racibórz (urban gmina)
Established 12t century
Ceety richts 1217
Government
 • Mayor Mirosław Lenk
Area
 • City 74.96 km2 (28.94 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • City 57,352
 • Density 770/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
 • Metro 115 164
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 47-400 tae 47-445
Area code(s) +48 32
Caur plates SRC
Website http://www.raciborz.pl

Racibórz [raˈt͡ɕibuʂ] (German: Ratibor, Czech: Ratiboř) is a toun in soothren Poland wi 60,218 indwallers (2006) situatit in the Silesian Voivodeship (syne 1999), previously in Katowice Voivodeship (1975–1998). It is the caipital o Racibórz Coonty.

The name Racibórz is of Slavic origin an comes frae the name o Duke Racibor, the ceety's foonder.

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