Alternate names: Brzostek [Pol], Brzhostik [Yid], בז'וסטק-Hebrew. 49°53' N, 21°25' E, 28 miles WSW of Rzeszów, 21 miles ESE of Tarnów, 9 miles NNW of Jasło. 1910 Jewish population: 514. Słownik Geograficzny Królestwa Polskiego (1880-1902), I, p. 421: "Brzostek". Gmina Brzostek is an urban-rural administrative district in Dębica County, Subcarpathian Voivodeship, in SE Poland with its seat is the town of Brzostek that gained town status on January 1, 2009. The gmina had a 2006 ipopulation of 13,022 with Brzostek at 2,597. Gmina villages and settlements are Bączałka, Bukowa, Głobikówka, Gorzejowa, Grudna Dolna, Grudna Górna, Januszkowice, Kamienica Dolna, Kamienica Górna, Klecie, Nawsie Brzosteckie, Opacionka, Przeczyca, Siedliska-Bogusz, Skurowa, Smarżowa, Wola Brzostecka and Zawadka Brzostecka. [April 2009]
cemetery photos and text in Polish. [April 2009]
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