Karwia
Village
Church of Saint Anthony of Padua
Church of Saint Anthony of Padua
Karwia is located in Poland
Karwia
Karwia
Coordinates: 54°49′51″N 18°12′36″E / 54.83083°N 18.21000°E / 54.83083; 18.21000Coordinates: 54°49′51″N 18°12′36″E / 54.83083°N 18.21000°E / 54.83083; 18.21000
CountryPoland Poland
VoivodeshipPomeranian
CountyPuck
GminaWładysławowo
Population
931

Karwia (German: Karwen, Kashubian: Karwiô) is a village on the south coast of the Baltic Sea in the Kashubia, in the administrative district of Gmina Władysławowo, within Puck County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 13 km (8 mi) north-west of Władysławowo, 18 km (11 mi) north-west of Puck, and 60 km (37 mi) north-west of the regional capital Gdańsk. Prior to January 1, 2015 it was a part of the town Władysławowo.[1]

For details of the history of the region, see History of Pomerania.

The village has a population of 931.

References

  1. ^ Rozporządzenie Rady Ministrów z dnia 29 lipca 2014 r. w sprawie połączenia gmin, ustalenia granic niektórych gmin i miast, nadania niektórym miejscowościom statusu miasta oraz zmiany siedziby władz gminy, Dz. U. z 2014 r. poz. 1023 (2014-07-29)