Krakow in Numbers
Total city area - 327 km2
The city stretches from the North to the South ca. 18 km, whereas from the West to the East - ca. 31 km
Point of the highest elevation within the city limits - 383 m above sea level (The J. Piłsudski Mound).
Point of the lowest elevation within the city limits – 188 m above sea level (mouth of the Potok Kościelnicki creek).
The city of Kraków also happens to be crossed by the 50ºN parallel and the 20ºE meridian.
The co-ordinates of the Adam Mickiewicz monument at Rynek Główny (Main Square) – 50º03'41"N and 19º56'17".
In 2016: population - 765,320 (of which 408,223 females)
density of population - 2,340 pers./km2
number of births - 8,816; number of deaths - 7,151
natural incease - 1,665 (2,18‰)
registered unemployed rate – 3,6%
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