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Pilica, Silesian Voivodeship

Since the beginning of its existence, Pilica was part of Lesser Poland. In the years 1115–1118 testament of Boleslaw III Krzywousty, Pilica became part of the district of Krakow. The probable date of its town rights is 1393. Several years after t ...

Pinczow

Pinczow pronounced is a town in Poland, in Swietokrzyskie Voivodeship, about 40 km south of Kielce. It is the capital of Pinczow County. Population is 12.304. Pinczow belongs to the historic Polish province of Lesser Poland, and lies in the valle ...

Pinczow synagogue

Pinczow synagogue is a Jewish synagogue in Pinczow in Poland. This is one of the oldest synagogues in Poland, built in 1594-1609. It was damaged during the Holocaust, which led to its disuse. Restoration of the building began in 1970-e years he h ...

Piotrkow Trybunalski

Piotrkow Trybunalski, also known by alternative names) is a city in central Poland with 73.670 inhabitants. It is situated in the Lodz Voivodeship, and was previously the capital of the Piotrkow Voivodeship. It is the capital of Piotrkow County.

Polaniec

Polaniec is a town in Staszow County, Swietokrzyskie Voivodeship, Poland, with 8.406 inhabitants. The town is in Lesser Poland, and its history dates back to the early days of Polish statehood. It lies in the western part of the Sandomierz Basin, ...

Poniatowa

Poniatowa is a town in southeastern Poland, in Opole Lubelskie County, in Lublin Voivodship, with 10.500 inhabitants. It belongs to the historic province of Lesser Poland. During the existence of the 17th-century Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth Po ...

Prudnik

Prudnik is a town in Poland, located in the southern part of Opole Voivodeship near the border with the Czech Republic. It is the administrative seat of Prudnik County and Gmina Prudnik. Its population numbers 21.368 inhabitants. Since 2015, Prud ...

Pruszkow

Pruszkow is a city in central Poland, situated in the Masovian Voivodeship since 1999. It was previously in Warszawa Voivodeship. Pruszkow is the capital of Pruszkow County, located along the western edge of the Warsaw urban area. The towns popul ...

Przedecz

Przedecz is a historic town in Kolo County in the Greater Poland Voivodeship of Poland, with 1.779 inhabitants.

Przerosl

Przerosl pronounced is a village in Suwalki County, Podlaskie Voivodeship, in north-eastern Poland. It is the seat of the gmina called Gmina Przerosl. It lies approximately 27 kilometres north-west of Suwalki and 131 km north of the regional capi ...

Przysucha

Przysucha is a town in Poland. Located in historic Lesser Poland, it is part of the Masovian Voivodeship, about 100 km southwest of Warsaw and 40 km west of Radom. It is the capital of Przysucha County, and the town 6.762 inhabitants. Its name in ...

Przytyk

Przytyk is a village in Radom County, Masovian Voivodeship, in east-central Poland, founded in the year 1333. It is the seat of the gmina called Gmina Przytyk. It lies in historic Lesser Poland, approximately 20 kilometres west of Radom and 84 km ...

Pulawy

Pulawy pronounced is a city in eastern Poland, in Lublin Province of northern Lesser Poland, located at the confluence of the Wisla and Kurowka rivers. According to the GUS census estimate, the city had a total population of 49.839 in 2006. Pulaw ...

Pultusk

Pultusk is a town in Poland by the river Narew, 70 kilometres north of Warsaw. It is located in the Masovian Voivodship and has a population of about 19.000. In 1339 pułtusk was granted town privileges and for the 15th and 17th centuries, he was ...

Radomsko

Radomsko pronounced is a town in central Poland with 46.583 inhabitants. It is situated on the Radomka river in the Lodz Voivodeship, having previously been in Piotrkow Trybunalski Voivodeship. It is the capital of Radomsko county.

Radymno

Radymno is a town in south-eastern Poland with 5.543 inhabitants. It has been part of the Podkarpackie Voivodeship since its creation in 1999. Radymno was previously in the Przemysl Voivodeship from 1975–1998.

Radzanow, Mlawa County

Radzanow is a village in Mlawa County, Masovian Voivodeship, in east-central Poland, approximately 28 kilometres south-west of Mlawa and 101 km north-west of Warsaw. It is the seat of the gmina called Gmina Radzanow. The village lies on the shore ...

Radziejow

Radziejow is a town in Poland, in Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship, about 45 km south of Torun. It is the capital of Radziejow County. Its population is 5.804.

Radzilow

Radzilow is a village in Grajewo County, Podlaskie Voivodeship, in north-eastern Poland. It is the seat of the gmina, an administrative district called Gmina Radzilow. It lies approximately 27 kilometres south of Grajewo and 61 km north-west of t ...

Rawa Mazowiecka

Rawa Mazowiecka is a town in central Poland, with 17.561 inhabitants. It lies in the Lodz Voivodeship and is the capital of the Rawa County. From 1562 the city hosted the Rawa Treasury for the Polish army. During excavations in 1948, the Deposit ...

Rokitno, Biala Podlaska County

Rokitno is a village in Biala Podlaska County, Lublin Voivodeship, in eastern Poland, close to the border with Belarus. It is the seat of the gmina called Gmina Rokitno. It lies approximately 15 kilometres north-east of Biala Podlaska and 109 km ...

Rozwadow

Rozwadow is a suburb of Stalowa Wola, Poland. Founded as a town in 1690, it was incorporated into Stalowa Wola in 1973. The Rozwadow suburb of Stalowa Wola included a thriving Jewish shtetl prior to World War II, closely associated with the Jewis ...

Rumia

Rumia is a city in the Eastern Pomerania region of north-western Poland, with some 45.000 inhabitants. It is a part of the Kashubian Tricity and a suburb part of the metropolitan area of the Tricity. It has been situated in the Wejherowo County i ...

Ryczywol, Masovian Voivodeship

Ryczywol is a village in Masovian Voivodeship, Poland, located in the northern edge of the historic region of Lesser Poland. The village is located along National Road Nr. 79, which goes from Warsaw to Bytom. Ryczywol lies near the confluence of ...

Ryki

Ryki is a town in eastern Poland between Warsaw and Lublin. It has 9.767 inhabitants. Situated in the Lublin Voivodeship. It is the capital of Ryki County. Ryki belongs to Lesser Poland, and historically is part of Ziemia Stezycka. The town lies ...

Rzedziwojowice

Rzedziwojowice pronounced is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Niemodlin, within Opole County, Opole Voivodeship, in south-western Poland. Before 1945 the area was part of Germany territorial changes of Poland after World War II, ...

Sawin, Lublin Voivodeship

Sawin is a settlement in Chelm County, Lublin Voivodeship, in eastern Poland. It is the seat of the gmina called Gmina Sawin. It lies approximately 14 kilometres north of Chelm and 61 km east of the regional capital Lublin. The village has a popu ...

Sejny

Sejny is a town in north-eastern Poland and the capital of Sejny County, in Podlaskie Voivodeship, close to the northern border with Lithuania and Belarus. It is located in the eastern part of the Suwalki Lake Area, on the Marycha river, being a ...

Serock

Serock is a town at the north bank of the Zegrze lake in the Legionowo County, Masovian Voivodeship, Poland, around 40 kilometres north of Warsaw. It has 4.109 inhabitants.

Seroczyn, Siedlce County

Seroczyn is a village in the administrative district of Siedlce County, Masovian Voivodeship, in east-central Poland. It lies approximately 6 kilometres south-west of Siedlce, and 67 km east of Warsaw. The village has a population of approximatel ...

Siedlce

Siedlce is a city in eastern Poland with 77.872 inhabitants. Situated in the Masovian Voivodeship, previously the city was the capital of a separate Siedlce Voivodeship. Siedlce lies between two small rivers, the Muchawka and the Helenka, along E ...

Siedliszcze, Gmina Siedliszcze

Siedliszcze is a town in Chelm County, Lublin Voivodeship, in eastern Poland. It is the seat of the gmina called Gmina Siedliszcze. It lies approximately 23 kilometres west of Chelm and 42 km east of the regional capital Lublin. The city has a po ...

Siemiatycze

Siemiatycze is a town in north-eastern Poland, with 15.209 inhabitants. It is situated in the Podlaskie Voivodeship, previously it was in Bialystok Voivodeship. It is the capital of Siemiatycze County. The history of Siemiatycze dates back to the ...

Siemnice

Siemnice is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Rachanie, within Tomaszow Lubelski County, Lublin Voivodeship, in eastern Poland. It lies approximately 6 kilometres north-east of Rachanie, 19 km north-east of Tomaszow Lubelski, and ...

Siennica, Minsk County

Siennica is a village in Minsk County, Masovian Voivodeship, in east-central Poland. It is the seat of the gmina called Gmina Siennica. It lies approximately 12 kilometres south of Minsk Mazowiecki and 45 km east of Warsaw. The village has a popu ...

Sienno, Masovian Voivodeship

Sienno is a village in Lipsko County, Masovian Voivodeship, in east-central Poland. It is the seat of the gmina called Gmina Sienno. It lies some 15 kilometres south-west of Lipsko and 130 km south of Warsaw. A village with a population of 1000.

Skaryszew

Skaryszew is a town in Radom County, Masovian Voivodeship, Poland, with 3.922 inhabitants. The town is located on the Kobylanka river, and belongs to the historic province of Lesser Poland. Skaryszew lies on a regional road nr. 733, and for most ...

Slupca

History of Slupca dates back to the Middle Ages. On November 15, 1290 Polish Duke Przemysl II granted Slupca town rights. In 1296 Slupcas town privileges were renewed, this time Slupca was granted a range of new privileges. It is inhabited by abo ...

Sokolka

Sokolka is a town in Podlaskie Voivodeship in northeastern Poland. It is a busy rail junction located on the international Warsaw–Bialystok–Grodno line, with additional connections which go to Suwalki and the Lithuanian border. The area has a Tat ...

Sokolow Podlaski

Sokolow Podlaski is a town in Poland, in Masovian Voivodeship, about 80 kilometres east of Warsaw. The town lies on the Cetynia river, in the historical region of Podlachia and is the capital of Sokolow County. The first settlement was in the 6th ...

Sosnowiec

Sosnowiec) is an industrial city county in the Dabrowa Basin of southern Poland, in the Silesian Voivodeship, which is also part of the Silesian Metropolis municipal association. Located in the eastern part of the Upper Silesian Industrial Region ...

Starachowice

Starachowice is a town in south-central Poland, with 49.513 inhabitants. Starachowice is situated in the Swietokrzyskie Voivodeship, it was formerly in the Kielce Voivodeship. It is the capital of Starachowice County. It is situated upon the Rive ...

Stare Babice

Stare Babice is a village in Warsaw West County, Masovian Voivodeship, in east-central Poland. It is the seat of the gmina called Gmina Stare Babice. It lies approximately 6 kilometres north-east of Ozarow Mazowiecki and 11 km west of Warsaw. Fro ...

Stary Dzikow

Stary Dzikow pronounced is a village in Lubaczow County, Subcarpathian Voivodeship, in south-eastern Poland. It is the seat of the gmina called Gmina Stary Dzikow. It lies approximately 17 kilometres north-west of Lubaczow and 71 km east of the r ...

Stawiski

Stawiski is a town in northeastern Poland, situated within Kolno County, in Podlaskie Voivodeship, approximately 16 kilometres east of Kolno and 74 kilometres west of the regional capital Bialystok. Stawiski is the administrative seat of Gmina St ...

Stepina

Stepina pronounced is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Frysztak, within Strzyzow County, Subcarpathian Voivodeship, in south-eastern Poland. It lies approximately 7 kilometres north-west of Frysztak, 16 km west of Strzyzow, and 3 ...

Stopnica

Stopnica is a town in Busko County, Swietokrzyskie Voivodeship, in south-central Poland. It is the seat of the gmina called Gmina Stopnica. It lies in Lesser Poland, approximately 17 kilometres east of Busko-Zdroj and 55 km south-east of the regi ...

Strozowka

Strozowka is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Gorlice, within Gorlice County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, in southern Poland. It lies approximately 5 kilometres north-west of Gorlice and 96 km south-east of the regional capital Kr ...

Strykow

The first mention of Strykow was in 1387. Strykow was a village situated on the route from Zgierz to Lowicz. Strykow received city rights in 1394 from King Wladyslaw Jagiello, at the request of the heir of the town founder, Strykowskiego Dereslaw ...

Sudylkiv

The 1897 census reveals that out of a total population of 5.551 there were 2.712 Jews. Today, the formerly important Jewish community is nonexistent due to the Holocaust and emigration.