(powiat jaworski) is a unit of territorial administration and local government (powiat
) in Lower Silesian Voivodeship
, south-western Poland
. It was created on January 1
as a result of the Local Government Reorganization Act of 1998. The county covers an area of . Its administrative seat is the town of Jawor
; the only other town in the county is Bolków
As at 2006 the total population of the county is 52,058, out of which the population of Jawor is 24,347, the population of Bolków is 5,380, and the rural population is 22,331.
Jawor County is bordered by Legnica County
and Zielona Góra County
to the north, Środa Śląska County
to the east, Świdnica County
to the south-east, Wałbrzych County
and Kamienna Góra County
to the south, and Jelenia Góra County
and Złotoryja County
to the west.
The county is subdivided into six gminas
(one urban, one urban-rural and four rural). These are listed in the following table, in descending order of population.