Szczecin

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Szczecin
Top: Jagiellońska Street, Hey Market and auld toun haw
Middle: The Oder, Sea Museum an Voivodeship Office
Bottom: St James' Cathedral, Virgin Tower, PAZIM biggin

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Motto: "Szczecin jest otwarty"
("Szczecin is open")
Szczecin is located in Poland
Szczecin
Szczecin
Coordinates: 53°25′N 14°35′E / 53.417°N 14.583°E / 53.417; 14.583
Kintra  Poland
Voivodeship Wast Pomeranie
Coonty ceety coonty
Established 8t century
Toun richts 1243
Government
 • Mayor Piotr Krzystek
Area
 • City 301 km2 (116 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • City 409 211
 • Metro 777,000
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code PL-70-017
to 71-871
Area code(s) +48 91
Car plates ZS
Website http://www.szczecin.pl

Szczecin (/ˈʃɛɪn/; Polish pronunciation: [ˈʂt͡ʂɛt͡ɕin] ( listen); German: Stettin [ʃtɛˈtiːn] ( listen)), is the caipital ceety o the Wast Pomeranie Voivodeship in Poland. In the vicinity o the Easter Seas, it is the kintra's seivent-lairgest ceety an a major seaport in Poland. As o Juin 2011 the population wis 407,811.[1]

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The Twin touns an sister ceeties o Szczecin are:[2]

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  1. "Population of Szczecin, Poland". Population.mongabay.com. 2012-01-18. Retrieved 2013-03-12. 
  2. 2.00 2.01 2.02 2.03 2.04 2.05 2.06 2.07 2.08 2.09 2.10 2.11 2.12 2.13 2.14 2.15 "Kontakty partnerskie Miasta Szczecin". Urząd Miasta Szczecin (in Polish). Archived from the original on 2012-08-18. Retrieved 2013-07-29. 
  3. esbjergkommune.dk accessed Feb-2008
  4. Greifswald.de(German)
  5. "Guide to Hull Humberside and general Hull information". city-visitor.com. Retrieved 2009-05-29. 
  6. "Vänorter" (in Swedish). Malmö stad. Retrieved 6 November 2013. 
  7. "St. Louis Sister Cities". St. Louis Center for International Relations. Retrieved 2008-05-19. 

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