Ziębice


Ziębice

Infobox Settlement
name = Ziębice



image_shield = POL Ziębice COA.svg
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subdivision_type = Country
subdivision_name = POL
subdivision_type1 = Voivodeship
subdivision_name1 = Lower Silesian
subdivision_type2 = County
subdivision_name2 = Ząbkowice Śląskie
subdivision_type3 = Gmina
subdivision_name3 = Ziębice
area_total_km2 = 15.07
population_as_of = 2006
population_total = 9234
population_density_km2 = auto
latd = 50 | latm = 36 | lats = | latNS = N | longd = 17 | longm = 2 | longs = | longEW = E
elevation_m =
postal_code_type = Postal code
postal_code = 57-220
website = http://www.ziebice.pl

Ziębice [IPA-pl|ź|e|m|'|b|i|c|e] ( _de. Münsterberg) is a town in Ząbkowice Śląskie County, Lower Silesian Voivodeship, in south-western Poland. It is the seat of the administrative district (gmina) called Gmina Ziębice. Prior to 1945 it was in Germany. (For more information about the history of the region, see Silesia.) During the Middle Ages, Ziębice was the capital of a Silesian duchy, the Duchy of Ziębice.

The town lies on the Oława River, approximately convert|16|km|mi|0 east of Ząbkowice Śląskie and convert|59|km|mi|0 south of the regional capital Wrocław.

As at 2006, the town has a population of 9,234.

Famous people from Ziębice

* Edyta Górniak
* Janusz Kaminski
* Karl Denke


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