Katowice

Katowice is the largest city in Upper 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.
Photo: Thepoweroflight, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Stadium
is a multipurpose arena complex in Katowice, , opened in 1971. Photo: MacQtosh, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Theatre
dedicated to Stanisław Wyspiański is the largest theatre in . Photo: Lestath, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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

Theme park
is a permanent amusement park located within the Silesian Central Park in the center of the Upper Silesian Metropolitan Union, , . Photo: Gower, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is a large city in Upper Silesia. It is home to a number of tourist attractions, many of them near or on the border of the regional province of Katowice. Photo: Ludek, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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:… Photo: MacQtosh, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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

Katowice

Latitude
50.2599° or 50° 15' 35.6" north
Longitude
19.0216° or 19° 1' 17.7" east
Population
304,000
IATA airport code
KTW
United Nations Location Code
PL KTW
Elevation
266 metres (873 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 31901874
Geo­Names ID
3096472
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Катовице
  • Afrikaans: Katowice
  • Albanian: Katovica
  • Albanian: Katowice
  • Amharic: ካቶቪጸ
  • Arabic: Katowice
  • Arabic: كاتوفيتسه
  • Arabic: مستخدم:محمد القيرواني
  • Aragonese: Katowice
  • Armenian: Կատովիցե
  • Asturian: Katowice
  • Azerbaijani: Katovitse
  • Bashkir: Катовице
  • Basque: Katowice
  • Belarusian: Катавіцы
  • Bengali: কাটোভিসে
  • Bosnian: Katowice
  • Breton: Katowice
  • Bulgarian: Катовице
  • Catalan: Katowice
  • Cebuano: Katowice (kapital sa gingsakopan)
  • Cebuano: Katowice
  • Chechen: Катовице
  • Chinese: Katowice
  • Chinese: 卡托維治
  • Chinese: 卡托維茲
  • Chinese: 卡托维兹
  • Chuvash: Катовица
  • Crimean Tatar: Katovitse
  • Croatian: Katowice
  • Czech: Katovice
  • Czech: Katowice
  • Danish: Katowice
  • Dhivehi: Katowice
  • Dhivehi: ކެޓޮވިސް
  • Dutch: Katowice
  • Egyptian Arabic: كاتوفيتسه
  • Erzya: Катовице ош
  • Esperanto: Katowice
  • Estonian: Katowice
  • Faroese: Katowice
  • Finnish: Katowice
  • French: Katowice
  • Galician: Katowice
  • Georgian: კატოვიცე
  • German: Katowice
  • German: Kattowitz
  • Greek: Κάτοβιτσε
  • Greek: Κατοβίτσε
  • Greek: Κατοβιτσε
  • Guarani: Katowice
  • Gujarati: કેટોવાઇસ
  • Hakka Chinese: Khà-thok-vì-chṳ
  • Hausa: Katowice
  • Hebrew: קטוביץ
  • Hindi: कटोविस
  • Hungarian: Katowice
  • Icelandic: Katowice
  • Ido: Katowice
  • Indonesian: Katowice
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Katowice
  • Interlingue: Katowice
  • Irish: Katowice
  • Italian: Katowice
  • Japanese: カトヴィツェ
  • Javanese: Katowice
  • Kalaallisut: Katowice
  • Kannada: ಕತೋವೀಸ್ಸ
  • Kashubian: Katowice
  • Kazakh: Катовице
  • Kirghiz: Katowice
  • Kirghiz: Катовице
  • Korean: 카토비체
  • Kurdish: Katovîts
  • Ladino: Katowice
  • Latin: Katovicum
  • Latvian: Katovice
  • Lithuanian: Katovicai
  • Lojban: katovitses
  • Lojban: tcadrkatovitse
  • Lombard: Katowice
  • Low German: Kattewiets
  • Low German: Kattowitz
  • Luxembourgish: Katowice
  • Macedonian: Катовице
  • Malagasy: Katowice
  • Malay: Katowice
  • Maltese: Katowice
  • Manx: Katowice
  • Maori: Katowice
  • Maori: Katowihi
  • Marathi: कातोवित्सा
  • Min Nan Chinese: Katowice
  • Moksha: Катовице
  • Narom: Katowice
  • Nauru: Katowice
  • Neapolitan: Katovice
  • Nepali: क्याटोभिस
  • Northern Sami: Katowice
  • Norwegian: Katowice
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Katowice
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Katowice
  • Occitan (post 1500): Katowice
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Katowice
  • Ossetian: Катовице
  • Pennsylvania German: Kattowitz
  • Persian: کاتوویتس
  • Persian: کاتوویتسه
  • Piemontese: Katowice
  • Polish: Katowice
  • Portuguese: Katowice
  • Quechua: Katowice
  • Romanian: Katowice
  • Russian: Катовице
  • Russian: Катовицы
  • Russian: Каттовиц
  • Russian: Сталиногруд
  • Scots: Katowice
  • Scottish Gaelic: Katowice
  • Serbian: Катовице
  • Serbo-Croatian: Katowice
  • Sicilian: Katowice
  • Silesian: Katowicy
  • Sinhala: කටෝවිස්
  • Slovak: Katovice
  • Slovenian: Katovice
  • South Azerbaijani: کاتوویتس
  • Southern Sotho: Katowice
  • Spanish: Katowice
  • Swedish: Katowice
  • Swiss German: Katowice / Kattowitz
  • Tajik: Котувитс
  • Tamil: கத்தோவித்சே
  • Tamil: கெட்டோவிட்ஸ்
  • Tatar: Katovitse
  • Tatar: Катовитсе
  • Telugu: కాటొవీస్
  • Tetum: Katowice
  • Thai: คะโตวิตซ
  • Thai: คาโตวีตเซ
  • Tok Pisin: Katowice
  • Tosk Albanian: Kattowitz
  • Turkish: Katoviçe
  • Turkish: Katowice
  • Udmurt: Катовице
  • Ukrainian: Катовиці
  • Ukrainian: Катовіце
  • Upper Sorbian: Katowice
  • Urdu: کاتوویتس
  • Uzbek: Katowice
  • Veps: Katovice
  • Vietnamese: Katowice
  • Vlax Romani: Katovice
  • Volapük: Katowice
  • Võro: Katowice
  • Walloon: Katowice
  • Waray (Philippines): Katowice
  • Welsh: Katowice
  • Western Armenian: Կատովիցե
  • Western Frisian: Katowice
  • Western Panjabi: کاتووچ
  • Wu Chinese: 卡托维兹
  • Yiddish: קאטאוויץ
  • Yue Chinese: 卡托維治
  • Catowice
  • Stalinogorod
  • Stalinograd
  • Stalinogród

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