Tarnów

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Tarnów
Toun Haw, Cathedral, Waterworks Biggin, Bima, Railway Station, Wladyslaw I monument
Toun Haw, Cathedral, Waterworks Biggin, Bima, Railway Station, Wladyslaw I monument
Banner o Tarnów
Banner
Coat o airms o Tarnów
Coat o airms
Tarnów is locatit in Poland
Tarnów
Tarnów
Coordinates: 50°00′45″N 20°59′19″E / 50.01250°N 20.98861°E / 50.01250; 20.98861
Kintra Poland
VoivodeshipLesser Poland
Coontyceety coonty
Toun richts7t Mairch 1330
Govrenment
 • PresidentRyszard Scigala
Area
 • City72.4 km2 (28.0 sq mi)
Population
 (2012)
 • Ceety113,341
 • Density1,600/km2 (4,100/sq mi)
 • Metro
269,000
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
33-100 to 33-110
Aurie code(s)+48 014
Caur platesKT
Wabsteidhttp://www.tarnow.pl

Tarnów (pronoonced: Tahr-noof [ˈtarnuf] ( listen)) (German: Tarnau, Yiddish: טארנא‎, Torna) is a ceety in sootheastren Poland wi 115,341 indwallers (metro aurie 269,000 indwallers) as o Juin 2009. The ceety haes been situatit in the Lesser Poland Voivodeship syne 1999, but frae 1975 tae 1998 it wis the caipital o the Tarnów Voivodeship. It is a major rail junction, locatit on the strategic east-west connection frae Lwów tae Kraków. An aa, frae Tarnów twa addeetional lines stem - a soothwards main line tae the Slovak border via Stróże, as well as a minor northwards line tae Szczucin (nou defunct).