Landek

Landek
Village

Fire station

Coat of arms
Landek
Landek

Coordinates: 49°52′50.61″N 18°52′18.68″E / 49.8807250°N 18.8718556°E / 49.8807250; 18.8718556

Country Poland
Voivodeship Silesian
County Bielsko
Gmina Jasienica
Government
 • Mayor Antoni Żur
Area 4.47 km2 (1.73 sq mi)
Population (2009) 549
 • Density 120/km2 (320/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Car plates SBI

Landek [ˈlandɛk] is a village in Gmina Jasienica, Bielsko County, Silesian Voivodeship, southern Poland.[1] It has a population of 549 (2009). Landek lies in the historical region of Cieszyn Silesia.

The village was created in 16th century by Wacław Rudzki, the owner of Rudzica, with a help from German settlers.[2] It was first mentioned in 1564.[3]

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External links

  • (Polish) Information at Gmina Jasienica website
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