Zaborze, Cieszyn County


Blessed Virgin Mary Church

Coat of arms

Coordinates: 49°52′17.5″N 18°48′35.24″E / 49.871528°N 18.8097889°E / 49.871528; 18.8097889

Country Poland
Voivodeship Silesian
County Cieszyn
Gmina Chybie
First mentioned 1574
Area 5.92 km2 (2.29 sq mi)
Population (2008) 1,005
 • Density 170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 43-520
Car plates SCI

Zaborze [zaˈbɔʐɛ] is a village in Gmina Chybie, Cieszyn County, Silesian Voivodeship, southern Poland.[1] It has a population of 1,005 (2008). It lies in the historical region of Cieszyn Silesia.

It was first mentioned in a written document in 1574. Originally called Podpierściec, probably of its vicinity with the village Pierściec.[2]



Coordinates: 49°52′17.5″N 18°48′35.24″E / 49.871528°N 18.8097889°E / 49.871528; 18.8097889

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