Katowice

Katowice is the largest city in Upper Silesia and 's main industrial centre. A rich cultural life with theatres, the Silesian Museum and Philharmonic Orchestras and the Spodek concert hall caters for a population of about 300,000 in the city and 2 million if the surrounding cities of the Upper-Silesian Metropolitan Union are taken into account.

Notable Places in the Area

Stadium
is a multipurpose arena complex in Katowice, , opened in 1971. Photo: Halaston, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
railway station is a railway station in , Silesia, , and the largest railway station in the Upper Silesian Industrial Region. Photo: BartoszKamiński, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Aerodrome
is a general aviation airport in the Muchowiec neighbourhood of Katowice, . is situated 2½ km south of Katowice. Photo: Piotrus, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is a district of Katowice. It has an area of 3.15 km2 and in 2007 had 15.924 inhabitants.The district consists of two historical settlements:… is situated 3 km north of Katowice.

Suburb
is a district of Katowice. It has an area of 1.38 km2 and in 2007 had 12,431 inhabitants. is situated 1½ km northwest of Katowice. Photo: Lestath, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
is a district of Katowice. It has an area of 1.86 km2 and in 2007 had 7,694 inhabitants. is situated 2½ km northwest of Katowice. Photo: James562, Public domain.

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